General Ship Knowledge (OOW) Yacht

23 September 2019
  • Palma
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
02 November 2020
Antibes €1335 No place left
09 November 2020
Palma €1335 No place left
07 December 2020
Palma €1335 No place left
08 February 2021
Fort Lauderdale $1455 Places available
15 February 2021
Palma €1335 Places available
22 February 2021
Antibes €1335 Places available
05 April 2021
Fort Lauderdale $1455 Places available
05 April 2021
Palma €1335 Places available
03 May 2021
Fort Lauderdale $1455 Places available
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