Yachtmaster Coastal / Offshore Theory

29 April 2019
Location
  • Fort Lauderdale
Duration
6 days
Places
1 left
Price
$1325

The Royal Yachting Association Yachtmaster certificate has become the industry standard qualification after the entry-level stage. It is the first formal training in navigation and seamanship that deckhands receive on their path to higher MCA issued certificates and it is a vital part of their maritime education.

This course equips you to navigate safely on coastal and offshore passages. It will take your theory knowledge to the standard required for the Yachtmaster Coastal and Yachtmaster Offshore practical exams, concentrating on advanced navigation and meteorology skills.

You will learn:
• position fixing
• course shaping and plotting
• tidal knowledge
• use of almanacs and admiralty publications
• electronic position finding equipment
• taking and interpreting forecasts
• plotting weather systems
• weather predictions using a barometer and by observation
• collision regulations
• customs and excise regulations for cruising abroad.

For MCA OOW, Chief Mate and Master Certificates it is a requirement that this theory course is successfully completed as part of the training.
We provide this yacht training course in English in Antibes & Fort Lauderdale. Course notes, charts, & exam packs are included in this course price.

Assessment:

3 exam papers over the duration of the course

Prerequisites:

GMDSS SRC Marine Radio (VHF)

Elementary First Aid (STCW Code AVI/1-3)

3 exam papers over the duration of the course

Requirements:

3 exam papers over the duration of the course

Upcoming Classes
Date Location Price Places
16 September 2019
Antibes €960 Limited places
14 October 2019
Antibes €960 No place left
11 November 2019
Antibes €960 Places available
02 December 2019
Antibes €960 Places available
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