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+27 (0)21 788 1009 082 088 7186

No experience required


Training done at Royal Cape Yacht Club and Yachtport SA, Saldanha Bay

We provide the transport


Next dates available:

4-8 March 2019 – 2 places

11-15 March 2019 – 2 places

Contact us urgently to secure your place.




  • Knowledge of sea terms and parts of a boat, her rigging and sails
  • Sails & Sail handling
  • Rope work
  • Fire precautions and fighting
  • Personal safety equipment
  • Man overboard
  • Emergency equipment
  • Manners and customs
  • Dinghies
  • Meteorology
  • Seasickness
  • General duties
  • Night Sailing
  • Living afloat
  • 100 nautical miles and 4 night hours
5 days/ We live on the boat for the entire course, at night we sleep on board in port
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R8,000.00 – 5 days on board

Including meals and accommodation

Including transport from Cape Town to Saldanha Bay


Accommodation on board the yacht
Meals provided whilst on board
Use of Foul Weather Gear
RYA Competent Crew Certificate
RYA personal logbook


Your accommodation the night before and after the course.

(After booking your course we will send you a course program and recommended accommodation and transport arrangements).

A Course for taking the complete novice to becoming a useful crew member on board a small sailing yacht .

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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