Going on a yacht charter? As a crew member? Want to contribute? Then this course is for you. Authors Samantha Burrough and Neil Collier are proven professionals and ideally positioned to write this course. They own and run BlueFoot Travel which is a crewed yacht charter experience in the Caribbean. Their yacht “Nemo” is a Gib’Sea 51-foot monohull. Neil is an accredited RYA Yacht Master Ocean, RYA Cruising Instructor, and NauticEd Captain Level V instructor. Samantha (Sam) holds an RYA Yachtmaster Offshore accreditation. Each year Sam and Neil have dozens of guests visiting for adventures up and down the Caribbean. They consistently are teaching folks how to enjoy their time afloat and learn if they want to learn or how to just kick back if they want. Come join Sam, Neil, and Nemo and learn how to be a great yacht charter crew member.

Estimated time: 3 hours.


The dinghy (aka the tender), is typically used to get ashore, go snorkeling, or go exploring. They are great fun, but they can be a little awkward to get in and out of and they do have their inherent dangers.

Learn the basics and your holiday on the water will be more relaxed and you feel more valued…