PYA Yacht Interior Basic Food Service
Course 831

MPT is the most complete full service private maritime school in the country and has been training mariners since 1983. Our Fort Lauderdale based campuses host over 45,000 square feet of classrooms, deck and engineering training labs, the Ship's Store, and student service facilities.

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831 Level 1 Yacht Interior Basic Food Service Course


This PYA G.U.E.S.T. approved 1 day Interior Introductory course meets the Professional Yachting Association criteria for Level One Interior training. 


This course is designed to meet and exceed the Interior Introduction Course Structure and Content requirements for the PYA GUEST (Guidelines for Unified Excellence Service Training) program and to uphold the PYA's mission, which is "To represent the interests of Professional Yacht Crew and to encourage and maintain the highest professional standards".  


We also recommend that you register for the Three-Day PYA G.U.E.S.T. Interior Introduction Course #803 and the One Day PYA G.U.E.S.T Wine and Cocktail Introduction Course #832 for a total of five days. The objectives include:


  • Understand basic food Service, table service, and silver service
  • Understand yacht food and beverage service in general
  • Demonstrate  different food service styles and techniques
  • Understand how to carry out food and beverage service on board a yacht
  • Understand "mise en place" for the service areas onboard the yacht
  • Demonstrate an understanding of menus and table setting by course


1 day class in Fort Lauderdale

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None, just was an incredible knowledgeable instructor!! The class was outstanding !
Martita, Thursday December 2017
PYA Yacht Interior Basic Food Service
Great class, it was very enjoyable. Very knowledgable teacher too (Alene).
Lena, Thursday July 2015
PYA Yacht Interior Basic Food Service
Alene was was great, very experienced, I learned a lot.
Karina, Sunday October 2014
PYA Yacht Interior Basic Food Service