For MCA OOW, Chief Mate and Master Certificates it is a requirement that this theory course is successfully completed as part of the training. You will learn: Methods of visual and electronic navigation, charts and chart-work, calculation of tidal heights and tidal streams, meteorology, the collision avoidance rules, safety and safety equipment.
We provide this yacht training course in Antibes & Fort Lauderdale.
3 written exams over the duration of the course
2500 sea miles (at least half in tidal miles and half in vessels between 7mLWL-24m LOA sub 80GT and all below 500GT), 50 days at sea, 5 passages over 60nm in vessels between 7m LWL-24m LOA and sub 80GT - including: 2 overnight passages and 2 as skipper, Personal Survival Techniques (for commercial endorsement), Professional Practises and Responsibilities (PPR) Online test (for commercial endorsement), Navigational knowledge of Day Skipper standard