Thank you for booking your course with Zephyr Yachting, these Joining Instructions will contain all the information you require prior to attending your course(s). Please take the time to read through these instructions, and if there is any other information that you may need, please feel free to contact us on:
Office: +33 (0)4 93 33 34 04
Please meet at the Zephyr Yachting Office on the first day of your course,
11 rue Fontvieille
Antibes, 06600, France
Generally courses will start at 0900, however, course start times may vary; please check your course confirmation email or call Reception on +33 (0)4 93 33 34 04 to confirm this information.
When you arrive, please check in at Reception which is open Monday to Friday from 09:00 – 17:30.
The nearest airport is Nice Airport.
From Nice airport you can take the 250 Airport Express Bus from either Terminal 1 or 2, and the bus stops are Antibes Gare SNCF. From here it is a short walk to Zephyr Yachting.
You will need to disembark at Antibes Gare SNCF. From here it is a short walk to Zephyr Yachting.
Zephyr Yachting do not have any Bicycle Storage. There are various places near to the office that bicycles can be chained too, but students do so at their own risk.
Zephyr Yachting do not provide any meals or accommodation for courses, unless specified in the course specific information.
You will have a lunch break during your course and there are also a number of restaurants, snack bars and supermarkets close to Zephyr Yachting.
Antibes is a sizeable village and there are many accommodation options.
Private Accommodation – We recommend you check AirBnB for local apartments.
Shared Accommodation – There are a selection of crew houses in Antibes which provide excellent shared accommodation.
Many other crew houses are also available
There are a few things we ask you to bring along for your course with us,
Please check your course confirmation email for course specific information,
For all courses please bring along a bottle of water and a pen and paper.
If you are doing a practical course such as powerboating, jetskiing or motor cruising please bring appropriate clothing,
If you are doing an STCW basic training course, STCW refresher or individual fire module of the STCW you will be provided with suitable equipment but we ask you to please bring a long sleeve t-shirt, long trousers and socks.
If you are doing an STCW basic training course, STCW refresher or individual Sea Survival module please bring a towel, swimsuit and t-shirt and shorts to wear in the pool.
For Jetski courses we have wetsuits you can borrow but please feel free to bring your own if you prefer.
Before you start working on a Superyacht you will need to have an ENG1 medical certificate, there are several doctors in the area that can do this for you,
Dr Bruno LAVAGNE
4 Chemin de Tanit
Le Vendome C,
06160 Juan Les Pins
Tel: +33 493 67 03 07
Valbonne Medical Practice
1913 Route de Cannes
Tel: +33 493 12 95 66
Dr C Trim-Cauchois Yacht – Club de Monaco
Espace Calypso –Belle Classe Academy
Quai Louis II
Tel: +33 6 43 91 75 79
If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact us. You can also start a WhatsApp chat with us by using the bottom-right widget.