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+27 (0)21 788 1009 082 088 7186 skipper@yachtmaster.co.za

Become a navigational explorer with this 6-day theoretical course.

Learn how to use navigational tools, electronic navigation aids and build confidence to make wise decisions onboard.

Instructor student ratio is carefully considered to ensure balanced learning.

This module is applicable to both Motor and Sail.

Our Theory Modules are presented in our state of the art classroom based at the Royal Cape Yacht Club under the watchful eye of Table Mountain!

6 days consisting of 8 hours a day in the classroom.

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

Email us:
skipper@yachtmaster.co.za

Included in the Course fees is:
• Your RYA Theory packs
• Use of RYA Reference Books and navigation equipment
• RYA day skipper theory certificate

Excluded & Extra Over the above fees:
• Accommodation in Cape Town is required in Cape Town.
• Transport

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This Includes:
• Nautical Terms
• Safety
• International Regulations for The Prevention of Collisions at Sea
• Definition of position, course and speed
• Navigational charts and publications
• Navigational drawing instruments
• Buoyage
• Compass
• Chartwork
• Tides and tidal streams
• Visual aids to navigation
• Meteorology
• Passage planning
• Navigation in restricted visibility
• Pilotage
• Marine environment

 

COURSE DATES:

9-14 September 2019

14-19 October 2019

28 October – 2 November 2019

11-16 November 2019

25-30 November 2019

9-14 December 2019

31 December 2019 – 6 January 2020 (1st January 2020 – OFF)

13-18 January 2020

3-8 February 2020

 

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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