General Ship Knowledge (OOW) Yacht

MCA - OOW yacht crew training course
Course Duration: 5 days
Training Centres
  • Palma
  • Antibes
  • Fort Lauderdale
5 days
Upcoming Classes
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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.

We provide this yacht training course in Palma, Antibes & Fort Lauderdale.


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

Upcoming Classes
Start Date Location Price AVAILABILITY
20 September 2021 Palma €1335 Limited places
11 October 2021 Antibes €1335 No place left
08 November 2021 Palma €1335 No place left
15 November 2021 Antibes €1335 Limited places
29 November 2021 Fort Lauderdale $1455 Places available
13 December 2021 Antibes €1335 Places available
13 December 2021 Palma €1335 Limited places
07 February 2022 Palma €1335 Places available
07 March 2022 Fort Lauderdale $1455 Places available
04 April 2022 Palma €1335 Places available
02 May 2022 Fort Lauderdale $1455 Places available