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Pre-course requirements

Requirements for RYA/MCA Yachtmaster Coastal:
• 400 Nautical miles for candidates holding RYA Day skippers or 800 nautical miles for other
• 12 Days Sea time
• Two days as skipper
• 1x 60 or more nautical mile passages
• A Copy of First Aid Certificate
• A Copy of your RYA SRC VHF Radio Certificate
• A Copy of your RYA Yachtmaster Coastal / Offshore Theory Course Completion Certificate
• Logbook to Show Mileage to Examiner
• 6 Passport Size Colour Photos
• Credit Card Details for your RYA Practical Exam fee.

 

Requirements for RYA/MCA Yachtmaster Offshore:
• 50 Days Sea Time
• 5 Days as Skipper
• 2500 Nautical Miles – Half of which must be in Tidal Waters
• 5 Passages over 60nm, including 2 Overnight and 2 as the Skipper
• A Copy of First Aid Certificate
• A Copy of your RYA SRC VHF Radio Certificate
• A Copy of your RYA Yachtmaster Coastal / Offshore Theory Course Completion Certificate
• Logbook to Show Mileage to Examiner
• 6 Passport Size Colour Photos
• Credit Card Details for your RYA fees for your RYA Certificates.

For your Mileage to be Accepted by the RYA:
– Your mileage needs to be from within the last 10 years which must be logged and signed off by the Skipper.
– Your mileage needs to be gained Under Sail on a Sailing Yacht and you also need half tidal miles (i.e. not all gained in the Med)
– The Sailing yacht needs to be less than 24m / 79ft or 200gt

 

International Regulations for preventing collisions at sea
Safety
Yacht handling under power
Yacht handling under sail.
General seamanship including maintenance
Responsibilities of the skipper
Navigation
Meteorology

Either 7 days for RYA Yachtmaster Coastal 11-12 days for RYA Yachtmaster Offshore. If you have all the pre-requisites for the RYA Yachtmaster Offshore exam, you are welcome to join the 7 day Prep and Exam for your Offshore.

Call us:
+27 21 788 1009 (Landline)
+27 82 088 7186 (Mobile)
WhatsApp welcome (please include name)

Email us:
skipper@yachtmaster.co.za

Fees:

7 days – ZAR13,300.00

12 days – ZAR20,900.00

 

All onboard expenses including 3 meals a day
All required publications and navigational equipment
RYA exam passage plan
The complete dedication of an instructor to your success!!
Charter of vessel for practical exam
Foul weather gear and boots (by special request)
You will receive a program together with all the necessary information required

RYA Certificate of Competence fees payable directly to the RYA via credit card:

RYA exam fees of £200 Yachmaster Coastal
RYA exam fees of £231 for Yachtmaster Offshore

Commercial Endorsement fees: £34.50

 

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Contact us on +27 21 788 1009 or email skipper@yachtmaster.co.za if you would like to join the 18 Week RYA Yachtmaster Ocean Career package or for just this course

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