Fully accredited by the International Association of Maritime Institutions (IAMI), KDW Training offers onboard, shoreside and online training for interior yacht crew.

Contact KDW Training

Address: 11 Av. Principal Pastour Antibes, France / Monaco 06600

Operating in: France / Monaco

Tel: +33 (0)6 03 87 89 01

KDW Training’s courses include all aspects of superyacht service, housekeeping, laundry, admin and cigars plus many further skills beneficial to a career in yachting.

Hospitality training

KDW Training offers the highest standards of onboard, shoreside and online hospitality training for interior crew.

Encompassing all aspects of service and housekeeping, from junior to senior level, it provides a sound theoretical foundation as well as the practical skills required for a successful career in yachting.

Onboard training

By training onboard in familiar surroundings, the interior team can focus on recognising strengths in their overall abilities and fine tuning all other important aspects of their roles.
KDW Training works alongside recognised industry leaders, maintaining a passion for excellence in training.

Online training

KDW Training now offers IAMI accredited online courses. Providing flexibility and one-to-one tuition, these courses are a great option for down times, shipyard periods and winter months.

Accreditation

Fully accredited by IAMI (International Association of Maritime Institutions), KDW Training provides training which leads to GUEST (Guidelines for Unified Excellence in Service Training) certification.

Additionally, it offers bespoke training modules designed to meet the exact needs of any interior crew.

Kim Woodey, KDW Training director and lead trainer, is a qualified teacher as well as an IAMI GUEST accredited interior trainer with almost nine years’ experience working on board large motor yachts, cruising both well-known and far-flung regions of the world.

Contact KDW Training today with any questions.

Thank you!

, Lead Stewardess of 60m+ MY Titan - 08/08/2019-08:45
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Kim is very knowledgeable, friendly and delivers information perfectly. Thank you so much

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Loved every minute

, Lead House Keeper of 60m+ MY Titan - 24/07/2019-08:40
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We spent 3 days going over a number of different areas. Everything was informative and very detailed. I loved every minute

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Bespoke 1-on-1 course

, Chief Stewardess of 60m+ Private Yacht - 15/07/2019-11:58
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I found the course highly informative and helpful. Everything that we spoke about will be applicable in my future career and time onboard. I’m looking forward to putting the theory into practical.

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Thanks KDW Training

, Chief Stewardess of 60m+ Charter Yacht - 08/10/2018-12:40
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The training exceeded expectations. There was a great balance of practical and theory and I feel a lot more confident going into the upcoming season.

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Enjoyable course

, Stewardess of 60m+ M/Y High Power 3 - 04/10/2018-10:35
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I really enjoyed the course. The information was useful and presented well. It was made to be fun and each day went by with lots of info gained!

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Great mix of theory and practical

, Stewardess of 51m to 60m - 27/09/2018-14:21
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I had a wonderful experience, with a great mix of theory and practical. The information and instructions were very clear and Kim created a relaxed but professional environment.

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Very beneficial

, Stewardess of 60m+ M/Y Go - 24/09/2018-14:25
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I loved every second and I am really looking forward to doing more training in the future.

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Learning loads

, Stewardess of 60m+ M/Y Stella Maris - 21/09/2018-15:51
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Overall, I learnt so much information and I feel a lot more confident in service now.

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Confidence gained

, Chief Stewardess of 60m+ M/Y Stella Maris - 19/09/2018-16:13
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The course was very interesting and helpful. I am feeling much more confident with my team and our job on board.

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Thanks heaps KDW

, Stewardess of 60m+ - 17/09/2018-12:12
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Excellently delivered, boosting confidence and ensuring that we were able to stay in contact after training for questions and advice.

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Amazing training by Kim

, Stewardess of 60m+ M/Y High Power 3 - 14/09/2018-13:02
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Kim is an amazing trainer and it was the best training I’ve ever had. Thanks for everything and I’m sure that all we learnt will be beneficial for the Interior.

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An amazing course!

, Stewardess of 60m+ M/Y Zeus - 12/09/2018-16:23
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The course was amazing! We did a lot of theory and then put it all into practise. It was a great confidence booster.

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Exceeded our expectations

, Service Stewardess of 60m+ Charter Yacht - 11/09/2018-08:27
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It brought us together as a team and raised the level of service on board. We have a greater understanding of what is required for a service to run smoothly. An amazing experience.

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