Superyacht Surveying

Suitable for surveyors and prospective surveyors who want to be properly prepared

What is the Superyacht Surveying course?

The Superyacht Surveying course is an online 12 month course developed by the Maritime Training Academy. The course is aimed at surveyors or prospective surveyor so that they can enter the market fully prepared.


Usually £1,950

MTA Certificate


Usually £2,750

With Diploma

Why should I book a Superyacht Surveying course?

Superyachts are a great part of the maritime industry. For many surveyors working on smaller Yachts and Commercial Shipping they can be seen as a potential future source of income if they could branch out into the market.

All MTA courses are delivered by distance learning, this offers flexible studying which allows students to study from anywhere in the world, with over 90% of MTA students working full-time alongside their studies.

At SOVREN Nautical Academy we’re also offering a 10% discount if you book through us. 

What’s included in the Superyacht Surveying course?

There are 11 modules in total, with assignments set for each, subjects include:

  • An Introduction To The Superyacht Industry And The Role Of The Superyacht Surveyor
  • Survey The Hull And Superstructure
  • Surveying the On Board Systems
  • Surveying the Toys
  • Specific Areas
  • Sea Trails

What’s the difference between the Certified course and the Diploma?

Whether you book the certified course or the Diploma, they both consist of 11 modules covered over a 12 month period. All students must successfully complete and pass the module assignments.

Diploma students will also be required to sit and pass a final examination.

What happens after I sign up for the course?

Step 1. Sign up with SOVREN Nautical Academy
Step 2. Complete your pre-course application
Step 3. Receive your log in details from MTA
Step 4. Your course begins in October 2020

The enrollment for this course runs up to September 2020, with the course commencing in October.

When you sign up through our website, you’ll be sent an application form to complete with payment details, when you’ve returned this it will be submitted to the MTA and they’ll process your registration.

You’ll be sent your course log in details from the MTA, and then when the course begins in October, each module will be released month by month and you’ll have up to 12 months to complete the modules and assignments, with the exam dates taking place in October 2021.

Who are the Maritime Training Academy?

Maritime Training Academy offers distance-learning diplomas, helping thousands of students to enhance their knowledge and further their careers. All of the courses in their diverse portfolio are written and directed by experts in their field. They have over 50 authors writing, developing and advising on course material, allowing students to tap into a huge range of expertise.

“Our portfolio of distance learning Diploma, Certificate, and Short Courses are managed and run by established professionals within the marine industry, we are constantly pushing back the boundaries of knowledge. Due to our rigorous academic standards our qualifications are highly respected internationally. Our tutors are practising professionals with strong academic and industry backgrounds, with sector-specific skills and practical experience.”

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Before booking, please ensure you have read MTA’s Terms & Conditions, if you have any questions contact the Nautical team.
Prices below include the 10% discount offered by us for booking an MTA Online Course.

SOVREN Nautical Academy will also be donating 10% of all course fees to Yachting Gives Back during these difficult times.

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Rob C
May 2018

I just wanted to say a huge thank you to you and your team for all you have done to help set us up as an RYA center. The manual is brilliant.

May 2018

I have been really delighted to run into you and Colin, you’re extremely experienced and kind. It has been a pleasure for me to have worked by side with you to achieve a good result and I will recommend your school to all my colleagues in Palma and Barcelona.

February 2018

The course was really good with lots to learn, Gavin was a nice instructor who had actually worked on a Fairline before so had good knowledge that he passed on to us about the yacht in general. We weren’t familiar with the yacht before and feel like we all learnt a lot about it and…