*Paid Member Only* Available any time through ABYA // YDSA Academy This e-learning course will help you spot phishing attacks, which will in turn protect your business. With this course you will: - Know how to identify phishing emails and what to do when you get one - Identify what phishing attacks are designed to do - Review the ways that phishing messages can be sent - Define a number of signs that would make a message suspicious - Spot obvious signs that a message isn’t authentic - Review how a spear phishing message differs from a normal phishing message. The course duration is a maximum of twenty minutes and could save you thousands! Price: £20.00 plus VAT
Hybrid Marine Presents Hybrid Systems WHAT TO EXPECT : An overview of what a Hybrid is, what types of Hybrids are available & understand some of the issues with some of these systems GET TIPS ON: The key components you should be looking for when purchasing or surveying a Hybrid vessel Hybrid Marine has been developing advanced hybrid systems since 2002. Their award-winning patented parallel hybrid systems are the result of extensive research and provide an integrated power and propulsion solution, our systems have found many applications and are well proven. They provide systems for inland canal boats, commercial barges and sailing boats including fast offshore sailing catamarans.
**Open to All** Ocean Safety is renowned for high-quality customer care and specialises in the worldwide supply, distribution, manufacture, service and hire of marine safety equipment. As marine safety experts, they provide a dedicated service to their customers and represent some of the world’s leading brands in safety and survival, which is just part of their commitment to ensuring their customers’ safety whilst out on the water. The company boasts a diverse range of customers including ship and superyacht builders, round the world racing, cruising yachts and the UK Ministry of Defense.
**FREE** With sustainable investment funds standing up particularly well throughout the coronavirus crisis, Ben Willis, Head of Portfolio Management at Chase de Vere along with Emma McNally, Independent Financial Advisor will host this live webinar. Giving YBDSA Members & Associates an introduction to the world of sustainable investing and how you can invest with your conscience. Investing your money can be an efficient way to start saving for the long term, stocks have the chance to outweigh cash. Over 45 minutes, Ben explores: • The sudden rise of sustainable investments • Explain the differences between Ethical, Environmental, Social and Corporate Governance (ESG) and Impact investing, • He will also show you how savers can invest money in line with their own beliefs and values, without sacrificing performance. Ben & Emma will close this webinar with an open Q&A, so bring all your questions on how you can start to invest ethically
** MEMBERS ONLY ** ** Available any time through ABYA // YDSA Academy ** The YBDSA has traditionally been split between Brokers and Surveyors. These two industry professions quite often approach the same task from different perspectives and whilst always trying to work in the best interests of the clients, this doesn’t always mean that they work in harmony all of the time. Sophie Kemp and Julian Smith talk about their experiences of working together and how the different sectors can learn from each other and support each other in each other’s work. Join us to find out more about what a successful working relationship looks like and to give your views on your experiences in working together between Brokers and Surveyors. Our Keynote Speakers for the event are Sophie Kemp, Sailing Yacht Broker at Berthon International & Julian Smith, Marine Surveyor at Hamble Marine Surveys Ltd who will cover all corners of the discussions within the industry. 2 CPD
** MEMBERS ONLY ** ** Available any time through ABYA // YDSA Academy ** Introduction to Yacht Coating Failures and Paint Defects An explanation of the most common types of paint coating system failures we see today on Yachts (large and small) and how we measure or record these failures or coating characteristics. Section One • Above waterline paint defects and failures Section Two • Below waterline paint defects and failures Section Three - Brightwork / Varnish defects and failures Questions and/or Interactive Examples 2 CPD points.