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Approved Engine Course 1 Certification in Cape Town

Becoming a small vessel engineer is a good small step towards becoming an engineering expert in the marine industry. A marine engineer is responsible for maintaining and repairing the engine, sometimes under adverse situations. To become an engineer on a small vessel...

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A Day in the Life of a Deckhand | Sail and Power SA

Being a deckhand or a stewardess on a superyacht is one of the most popular employment opportunities in the marine industry. Sure, the work can get brutal during peak season, but you get to experience the luxuries of a superyacht, explore destinations with the crew,...

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What is a Deckhand exactly in South Africa?

Until now, we have exhaustively talked about the deckhand position and its respective duties on a superyacht. But there are other places besides a superyacht that are hiring deckhands. So, what is a deckhand exactly in South Africa? And what kind of different duties...

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What are the Cost Factors of Boating in South Africa?

Boating is an adventurous, yet expensive hobby in South Africa. It is a well-known fact, and that's why the majority of South Africans give up on their dream of boating. And we are talking strictly about leisure boating here. If you are an average citizen, you may not...

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How to Maintain your Boat and Keep it Healthy?

Boat maintenance might be a boring task for some, but it is one of the most important tasks. In fact, your boat's lifespan depends on it. While the practice sounds tedious, it does not have to be. In this article, we are going to cover some important tips on how to...

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