General Ship Knowledge (OOW) Yacht

18 January 2021
  • Antibes
5 days

This course is divided into four sections: Basic Seamanship, Meteorology, Stability and Construction. The course covers introduction to ship construction, stresses and corrosion, transverse stability, reserve buoyancy and damage control, meteorology and seamanship, watchkeeping, preparation for sea and maintenance.

This course covers a wide range of subject material and some pre-course reading is highly recommended. Reeds ’Superyacht Manual’ provides a good source of introductory reading.

From January 1st 2017 your EDH certificate must have been issued at least 18 months prior to the issue of your OOW Certificate of Competency.

This course is free with your ONE Account.


Assessment will be by a written 2.5 hour examination of 6 questions. The pass mark will be 60%.

Upcoming Classes
Date Location Price Places
01 March 2021
Antibes €1335 No place left
15 March 2021
Palma €1335 1 place left
05 April 2021
Fort Lauderdale $1455 Places available
05 April 2021
Palma €1335 Limited places
05 April 2021
Antibes €1335 Places available
03 May 2021
Fort Lauderdale $1455 Places available
16 August 2021
Fort Lauderdale $1455 Places available
20 September 2021
Fort Lauderdale $1455 Places available
29 November 2021
Fort Lauderdale $1455 Places available
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