General Ship Knowledge (OOW) Yacht

MCA - OOW yacht crew training course
Course Duration: 5 days
Training Centres
  • Antibes
  • Fort Lauderdale
  • Palma
Duration
5 days
Upcoming Classes
6
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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.

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

Assessment

Assessment will be by a written 2.5 hour examination of 7 questions. The pass mark will be 60%.

Prerequisites

Efficient Deckhand

Upcoming Classes
Start Date Location Price AVAILABILITY
23 September 2019 Palma €1309 Places available
07 October 2019 Fort Lauderdale $1320 Places available
07 October 2019 Antibes €1309 Places available
11 November 2019 Antibes €1309 Places available
02 December 2019 Fort Lauderdale $1320 Places available
09 December 2019 Palma €1309 Places available