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Yachtmaster Ocean Theory

08 December 2014

Location
Antibes
Duration
5 days
Places
Available
For more information regarding this course, do not hesitate to contact the Antibes office.
This is a course in celestial navigation. This will long continue to be a very important backup skill and is considered by the MCA to be an essential part of the master's training. You will learn: the PZX triangle, star sight planning, merpass, the sextant, time zones, sun-moon and planet sights, star sights and star sight planning, latitude by polaris and compass checking
In addition to a course completion certificate, before the oral examination, candidates must plan and execute a 'qualifying passage' of at least 600nm, taken sights with a sextant, reduced them to a position on the chart and have checked the compass using a celestial body. They must also carry out practical sights at sea (Ocean Sights) and then present themselves for oral examination to an RYA examiner. We can arrange for candidates who have already done a passage to take their sights and to do the oral exam.
Assessment Written examination
Prerequisites RYA Yachtmaster Offshore Theory
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Price
€960
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Antibes
7 Boulevard D'Aguillion
06600 Antibes, France
T. +33 493 34 47 73

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