If you are serious about learning to sail or you are serious about a career in the professional yachting industry, the RYA Yachtmaster Coastal Package provides you with internationally recognized qualifications.
With no prior experience, this course takes you through all the RYA sailing modules and requirements up to Yachtmaster Coastal, along with a option of additional short courses and commercial endorsement requirements to ensure a high level of competence and confidence.
Upon successful completion of this course and exam, you will receive a RYA/MCA Yachtmaster Coastal certificate of competence which is valid for use as a Master of yachts up to 24m in length in category 3 waters up to 20nm from a safe haven. You also have the option to get the certificate commercially endorsed.
No prior sailing experience is required
- RYA Competent Crew Practical
- RYA Day Skipper Theory
- RYA Day Skipper Practical
- RYA Yachtmaster Coastal/Offshore theory
- RYA Yachtmaster Coastal practical
- Practical Preparation Week and RYA Yachtmaster Coastal exam
- RYA SRC VHF Radio
- RYA Powerboat Level II
- RYA Diesel Engine Maintenance
- YMOSS Day Skipper Advanced
Your Personal RYA Logbook and RYA Theory packs.
Use of RYA Reference Books and navigation equipment.
During the Practical Live-aboard weeks on the Yachts, your food, accommodation & use of Wet Weather Gear is included.
Accommodation in Cape Town
During the 2 Theory Weeks, STCW First Aid (2 days), 22 nights' accommodation on-shore is required in Cape Town (including nights before and after courses)
RYA Exam Fees:
£ 60 GBP - RYA Fees for SRC Radio Certificate
£ 200 GBP -RYA Fees for practical exam