General Ship Knowledge (OOW) Yacht

01 April 2019
Location
  • Fort Lauderdale
Duration
5 days
Places
No place left
Price
$1320

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.

Assessment:

Assessment will be by a written 2.5 hour examination of 7 questions. The pass mark will be 60%.

Upcoming Classes
Date Location Price Places
02 December 2019
Fort Lauderdale $1320 Limited places
09 December 2019
Palma €1309 No place left
13 January 2020
Fort Lauderdale $1320 Places available
03 February 2020
Antibes €1309 Places available
03 February 2020
Palma €1309 Places available
17 February 2020
Fort Lauderdale $1320 Places available
30 March 2020
Palma €1309 Places available
20 April 2020
Antibes €1309 Places available
11 May 2020
Fort Lauderdale $1320 Places available
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