18 week RYA / MCA Yachtmaster Ocean Package
If you are serious about learning to sail and your career in the professional yachting industry, the RYA / MCA Yachtmaster Ocean Career Package provides you with the ultimate internationally recognised qualifications.
With no prior experience, this course takes you through all of the RYA sailing courses up to Yachtmaster Ocean, along with a host of additional short courses and commercial endorsement requirements to ensure a high level of capability and confidence. Undoubtedly, the highlight of this package is the return sailing voyage from Cape Town to the remote south Atlantic island of St Helena via Namibia.
Upon successful completion of this course, you will receive a commercially endorsed RYA / MCA Yachtmaster Ocean certificate of competence which is valid for use as a Master of yachts up to 200gt in category 0 waters (unlimited area of operation).
This package includes the following modules:
- RYA Competent Crew Practical
- RYA Day Skipper Theory and Day Skipper Practical
- RYA Yachtmaster Coastal / Offshore Theory and Coastal Skipper Practical
- RYA Powerboat Level II
- RYA Short Range DSC VHF Radio
- RYA Diesel Engine Maintenance
- RYA Radar
- PYA Super Yacht Deckhand
- Online PPR
- RYA Yachtmaster Ocean Theory
- St Helena Ocean Adventure
- Prep and RYA Yachtmaster Exam
- South African Sailing qualifications (optional extra)
Duration: 18 weeks.
Total course fee: R175 690 (For international transfers, please add R300 for bank fees)
- RYA theory packs and certificates.
- Your personal RYA logbook.
- Food, accommodation and use of wet weather gear during the 13 practical live-aboard weeks on the yachts.
R2000 ENG1 Medical Exam (recommended pre-course requirement), RYA fees amounting to £497 as well as accommodation and food on shore during theory weeks in Cape Town.
Contact us now for course dates and availability or to tailor-make a program should the above package not suit your needs.