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If you are serious about learning to sail and a following a possible career in the Professional Yachting Industry, our Yachtmaster Ocean Package provides you with the standard internationally, recognised qualifications and skills needed to succeed and become an expert yachtsman.

With no prior experience, this course takes you through all the RYA training modules up to Yachtmaster Ocean, along with a number of additional short courses, training and commercial endorsement requirements to ensure a high level of capability and confidence.

You will receive 2500+ miles of thorough sail training for your RYA Yachtmaster Offshore and Ocean exam.
Upon successful completion of this course, you can 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 distance from a safe haven).

Our next RYA Yachtmaster Ocean package starts with the RYA Competent Crew Practical as follows:

  • 10 September 2018
  • 12 November 2018
  • 14 January 2019
  • 15 March 2019


• RYA Competent Crew Practical
• RYA Short Range Certificate for DSC VHF Radio
• RYA Day Skipper Theory
• RYA Diesel Engine Maintenance
• RYA Day Skipper Practical
• RYA Powerboat Level II
• YMOSS Day Skipper Advanced Course
• RYA Radar Course
• RYA Yachtmaster Coastal/Offshore Theory
• RYA Yachtmaster Coastal Practical
• Ocean Adventure trip
• RYA Exam Preparation Week 1
• RYA Exam Preparation and practical Exam
• Online PPR Interactive course
• RYA Yachtmaster Ocean theory
• Ocean sights

14-16 Weeks
RYA theory packs and certificates.
• Your personal RYA logbook.
• Food, accommodation and use of wet weather gear during the eleven practical live-aboard weeks on the yachts.
• Temporary membership at Royal Cape Yacht Club and all visited clubs and marinas
R2,200 ENG1 Medical Exam (strongly recommended pre-course requirement), RYA fees amounting to £324 as well as accommodation and food on shore in Cape Town.
• £ 60 GBP - RYA Fees for SRC Radio Certificate
• £ 231 GBP -RYA Fees for RYA Yachtmaster Offshore Examination.
• £ 33 GBP -RYA Fees for Commercial Endorsement of Certificates of Competence.
During the 3 Theory Weeks and short courses, 42 Nights Accommodation On-shore is required in Cape Town. We can recommend a good Backpacker in Cape Town

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

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