Nautilus International is the first truly trans-boundary trade union for maritime professionals, reflecting the global nature of the industry.
Nautilus International negotiate with employers on issues including pay, working conditions, working hours and pensions to secure agreements which recognise members’ skills and experience, and the need for safety for the maritime sector.
Any yachting professional can become a Nautilus member, regardless of their country of nationality or residence.
ACREW are global leaders in skill development for the Superyacht industry. We recognise that Captains and Crew are the heart of the yachting industry and we are here to support you every step of the way.Read more
CHIRP Maritime is a global confidential near miss reporting programme, designed for seafarers to safeguard the reporter. It is not whistle-blowing nor anonymous. It exists to highlight and confront maritime safety concerns that are not being heard. Credibility and integrity are key components of the programme.Read more
Kelly’s Cause Foundation is a charity providing Mental Health First Aid training. Seas The Mind is their seafaring branch that provides globally recognised support and training to those in the industry.Read more
Life After Yachting created by TUVYC Ltd is a new very easily accessible FREE virtual platform that's is aim is to help the yacht crew transitioning from onboard to ashore.Read more
'Wellbeing at Sea: A Guide for Organisations' and 'Wellbeing at Sea: A Pocket Guide for Seafarers' address a range issues that can threaten wellbeing at sea to empower Seafarers and Management (Companies and Personnel) to make improvements that will enable all crew to stay safe, healthy and well.Read more
Referrals for assistance with financial support and practical guidance.Read more
The Mission to Seafarers is a great source of support for anyone working in the industry, and we’ve been helping people like you since the 19th century.Read more
The PYA is a non-profit association which represents the interests of professional yacht crew around the world.Read more
This organisation has been set up to help seafarers who have suffered from sexual harassment, sexual assault and rape, while working on board. We believe that getting the right support is crucial, and so we aim to provide resources and information that can help.Read more
Help with benefits, debt and housing for British seafarersRead more
24 hour mental health support for British Seafarers and Seafarers in the UK through the togetherall platformRead more
We are a new platform, providing resources to make running a boat more sustainable and to make that process simple and easy one for yacht crew.Read more
Combining the resources and network of the shore side industry, with the wealth of experience, knowledge and journeys of the women working at sea, we are realising the vision of a high performing, competency focused yachting industry, regardless of gender.Read more
Support for yacht crew with counselling for everyday life issues, and with treatment options for substance misuse and addictions.Read more
We are grateful to our primary sponsors & partners for their continued support: