WSA partners with MedAire for onboard medical training

Warsash Superyacht Academy (WSA) and MedAire, an International SOS company, are proud to announce they have entered into a collaborative partnership for the benefit of superyacht crew and shore-side staff around the world.

Developed by medical experts who understand remote medical care and applicable maritime regulations, MedAire’s MCA-compliant onboard medical training will be offered to WSA students.

The onboard medical training will be complemented by on-campus medical programs offered by Warsash Superyacht Academy, and align with MedAire’s overall health and travel safety assistance services available at sea.

Leveraging their partners’ respective expertise, Warsash Superyacht Academy aims to set new standards in education and training to meet the requirements of the luxury yacht sector and develop its future leaders.  By combining resources, facilities, knowledge, research and experience, Warsash is uniquely placed to develop new and improved services and approaches to ensure that superyacht owners and operators are able to run their businesses as efficiently and effectively as possible.

Warsash Maritime Academy has been teaching maritime first aid and medical care at sea since 1947. MedAire is part of the world’s largest remote medical advisory and support company (International SOS) and has specialised teams supporting the international luxury yacht sector worldwide. As the world’s leading deliverer of onboard medical training, medical supply and travel safety support, MedAire is the most suited organisation to deliver the depth and breadth of service that Warsash Superyacht Academy students require.

Through its business partnerships, the Academy brings together some of the most renowned and innovative maritime companies and organisations in their respective fields, including Burgess, MedAire, Regs4Yachts, Viking Recruitment Ltd, wilsonhalligan and Interior Yacht Services.

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