General Ship Knowledge (OOW) Yacht

MCA - OOW yacht crew training course
Course Duration: 5 days
Training Centres
  • Antibes
  • Palma
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 fully redeemable with your ONE Account vouchers (excluding exam fee).

We provide this yacht training course in Antibes & Palma.


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

  • I have a sufficient level of spoken and written English to understand the course content and to pass any verbal or written assessments.
Upcoming Classes
Start Date Location Price AVAILABILITY
11 December 2023 Antibes €1265 + Exam Fee No place left
11 December 2023 Palma €1265 + Exam Fee Limited places
29 January 2024 Antibes €1265 + Exam Fee Limited places
26 February 2024 Palma €1265 + Exam Fee 1 place left
18 March 2024 Antibes €1265 + Exam Fee Places available
29 April 2024 Palma €1265 + Exam Fee Places available
06 May 2024 Antibes €1265 + Exam Fee Places available