Navigation & Radar (OOW) Yacht

16 September 2019
Location
  • Antibes
Duration
19 days
Places
Available
Price
€3345

There are 2 parts to the course. 10 days of theory followed by 5 days of practical navigation in one of our radar simulators in Biot or Palma. In Fort Lauderdale, all 15 days are taught in the same location.

The first 2 weeks of theory start from where the RYA Yachtmaster leaves off and students must be at Yachtmaster standard before attending. Several areas are examined which are not fully covered in the Yachtmaster programme, such as ARPA, chart correction, radar potting and more detailed understanding of electronic navigational aids. In the practical element there is much emphasis on the set up and correct operation of these navigational aids, good watch keeping procedures, radar plotting and radar navigation, practical rules of the road.

The Officer of the Watch Navigation and Radar module is an advanced course in yacht navigation and it is not for beginners. Students must have taken and passed their RYA Yachtmaster Offshore before attending.

Note that from January 2017, an EDH certificate must be issued 18 months prior to the issue of your OOW Certificate of Competency.


This course is free with your ONE Account.

Duration details:

Monday to Friday for 3 weeks

Assessment:

The written examination will consist of a 2.5 hour theory paper in 2 parts. Part 1 = 3 questions , chartwork, tides and radar plotting. Part 2 = 3 questions. Candidates must achieve a minimum mark of 70% in Part A and 50% in Part B - and overall 60%

Prerequisites:

Yachtmaster Coastal / Offshore Theory

Yachtmaster Coastal / Offshore Practical

The written examination will consist of a 2.5 hour theory paper in 2 parts. Part 1 = 3 questions , chartwork, tides and radar plotting. Part 2 = 3 questions. Candidates must achieve a minimum mark of 70% in Part A and 50% in Part B - and overall 60%

Requirements:

The written examination will consist of a 2.5 hour theory paper in 2 parts. Part 1 = 3 questions , chartwork, tides and radar plotting. Part 2 = 3 questions. Candidates must achieve a minimum mark of 70% in Part A and 50% in Part B - and overall 60%

Upcoming Classes
Date Location Price Places
02 November 2020
Antibes €3410 1 place left
14 November 2020
Fort Lauderdale $3585 Limited places
16 November 2020
Palma €3410 No place left
23 November 2020
Antibes €3410 No place left
11 January 2021
Fort Lauderdale $3585 Places available
01 February 2021
Antibes €3410 Places available
01 March 2021
Antibes €3410 Places available
08 March 2021
Fort Lauderdale $3585 Places available
12 April 2021
Antibes €3410 Places available
10 May 2021
Fort Lauderdale $3585 Places available
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