Course Dates

Our agents will assist you in booking all your training modules. We put together a training package – suitable for your schedule, using dates provided by you, sourcing the best prices from all the different training schools (if the course is outsourced).

What dates are available for my training courses?

  • This will depend on what courses you are planning on completing, as well as your schedule. Please contact our Course Administrators regarding upcoming training dates. Remember that certain months are very busy training months and you must book long in advance for certain courses. For more information, please contact us on isobel@sysa.co.za

Our upcoming Steward/ess Course dates:

(Please contact us on  to check if these courses still have openings, as they might be fully booked at the time of your enquiry)

7 – 11 January 2019                            FULL
14 – 18 January 2019                         FULL
21 – 25 January 2019                         FULL
28 January – 1 February 2019 .    FULL
4 – 8 February 2019                            FULL
11 – 15 February 2019                      FULL
18 – 22 February 2019                      FULL
25 February – 1 March 2019         FULL
4 – 8 March 2019                                  FULL
11 – 15 March 2019 .                         FULL
18 – 22 March 2019 .                         FULL
1 – 5 April 2019 .                                   FULL
8 – 12 April 2019
15 – 19 April 2019
22 – 26 April 2019
29 April – 3 May 2019

 

 

 

 

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This week's lovely SYSA Stewardess course graduates (11 - 15 March).

Well done to you all!!

CONGRATULATIONS to CALEIGH OPPERMAN for achieving DISTINCTION for her written exams (80%+)!

Danielle Garner, Rebecca Elvey, Chelsea Botha, Catia du Preez, Raphaela Adler, Nadine Law, Arne Scheepers, Caleigh Opperman, Evette Janse van Rensburg
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TWO STEWARDESS POSITIONS - EUROPE

Offering 2 stewardess positions for the summer season, starting end of March, early April. Yacht prefers someone with a season of experience, but would be willing to employ a green crew member with the correct experience, training and attitude. This yacht has hired several of our previous SYSA Stewardess course graduates over the past few years.

QUALIFICATIONS FOR THE POSITION: (please only apply if you can tick all the boxes)

- EU/British passport
- STCW and PDSD
- ENG 1
- SYSA Stewardess course
- MCA FHS Level II

Boat currently in Italy, crew member will join there. Cruising Western Mediterranean and likely Greece.

The yacht is a Ferretti Navetta 33 Crescendo, private – Cayman Island Register – running with 6 crew.

Offering to the right candidate:
Salary - 2 300€ per month (DOE)
MLC contract/SEA

Send WORD CV and/or any questions to:
Captain Emilio
emilio@yachtcrewcouple.com
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FLOWER ARRANGING COURSE - NOW R 3 650!!!!!

Introduction to Floristry Course
Cape Town
21 - 22 March 2019
(Public Holiday Thursday and Friday)

Venue:
iNkosi Eco Lodge, 9 Odette Street, De Tijger, Parow

Cost including flowers, containers, notes and lunch only
R 3 950 (discounted to R 3 650)

This course is a for the absolute beginner and the more experienced florist.

It is a challenging course where you learn a wide variety of techniques and designs that are popularly used in flower arranging. This course covers traditional and more modern creative designs, and in this way it should appeal to everyone.

This course covers the following topics:
1. Purchasing and handling of flowers
2. Conditioning and Care of fresh flowers
3. Basic design concepts
4. Shapes and styles of arrangements
5. Colour and its effects
6. Choice and use of containers
7. Methods of arranging flowers and mediums into which to arrange them
8. Working with attributes in arrangements

What we will make:
1. Round country bowl
2. Modern vase of flowers
3. Line arrangement
4. Hand-tied Spiral Bunch
5. Phalaeonopsis orchid arrangement
6. Arrangement using branches/sticks

What you will get:
1. Take home all the arrangements you have made
2. An apron for you to keep
3. A booklet of illustrated notes
4. A certificate of attendance

MORE UPCOMING COURSES FOR CAPE TOWN:
MAY
1 - 2 May: Introductory Course Cape Town

For more info, contact:
Gerda Tuffin
Cape School of Floristry reception@thecountrygarden.co.za
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