Sail in Asia Training Materials are available for IYT courses when you sign up for one.  These materials have been audited as MCA compliant for IYT courses.

IYT have also collaborated with Sail in Asia to allow them to produce the training materials for their International Crew, Watch Keeper, Bareboat Skipper and Yacht Master courses. Now SIA  have designed the Keelboat Crew, Navigator and Skipper Courses for the modern keelboat.

SIA, Zero to Hero courses are a means of achieving IYT Bareboat Skipper, VHF certification and the early marine training such as International Crew certification in a 14 day period.

The IYT Yacht Master Coastal and Offshore is a course addressed to candidates that already have a good understanding of sailing/boat handling, nautical terminology and safety at sea and wish to concentrate on gaining better skills and understanding of marine topics.

What makes our company unique is that we offer the widest choice of courses, of any IYT and ISSA sea school in Asia. Check out the courses by clicking on the recreation image.The expert recreational courses includes the very popular Zero to Hero Skipper Courses, Yacht Master Coastal and Yacht Master Offshore Skipper courses.

SIA offer the widest range of professional courses in Asia, including STCW 2010 for Superyacht Crew, Internship Career Training and IYT Instructor Training Courses. Dinghy Sailing Courses and RIB Safety Boat Courses can also be done with Sail in Asia.

Outdoor Education courses are principally for International School students. ISSA Keelboat certification is available for recreational courses and for Dinghy Sailing Courses.  The ISSA handbooks are available on this page for Competent Crew. Learn to Sail Handbooks and Keelboat Handbooks will soon be available for Download.


IYT/SIA Course Handbooks

SIA / IYT Yacht Courses

The handbooks below cover many of the IYT courses that are certified by IYT.  The handbooks supplement the IYT text books supplied by IYT. The course materials are owned by Sail In Asia and have been evolved as a direct result of teaching students who were trying to master the skills and knowledge required to pass IYT courses.  These materials are reviewed and added to every year.  Sail in Asia also produce lecturing materials for Instructor Trainees, Powerpoint presentations, Exercises for individual courses and Evaluation materials to ensure their students competences are rigorously measured and recorded.

RIB Master

Watch Keeper

International Crew

Zero to Hero

VHF Radio

Yachtmaster Coastal


Sail in Asia Yacht Handbooks for Students