About Us

Duncan is an accomplished chef who travels the world to wherever he is needed. Working both on-board and shore side he has 25 years experience cooking for the most demanding of situations. He teaches on the Ship’s Cook Assessment and Food Safety Level 2 and 3 courses and is also a qualified Powerboat Level 2 instructor.

Mark has over 30 years experience in the yachting industry. Now shore based, he has all the necessary qualifications to teach Powerboat Level 2, PWC , Food Safety Level 2 and 3, and is fully qualified to assess candidates for the Ship’s Cook Assessment course.
Mark also very often teaches STCW for other training schools

With a combined 50+ years of extensive knowledge and experience in the yachting and maritime industry both on deck and interior.

All our trainers hold the correct IMO model course 6,09 certificate as required by the MCA Regulation 1/6, Section A-1/6 of the STCW convention and code 1978 as amended.

Our aim as OceanWave trainers is:

  • To provide a conducive environment to learning
  • To provide confidence to the candidate to exceed their expectations
  • To adapt to different learning techniques and skills
  • And most importantly we provide a fun and enjoyable environment for learning