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Duration

6 - 7 Days

Yacht Master (Theory)

This advanced classroom based course in navigation and meteorology, is really aimed at the more experienced boat users, both in the leisure world and the commercial field. 

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Cost

£495

Topics Covered 

(not exhaustive - click below for more info)

  • Position 

  • Magnetic compass

  • Tides

  • Buoyage

  • Lights

  • Pilotage

  • GNSS and chart plotters

  • Echo sounders

  • Logs

  • Deck log

  • Meteorology

  • Safety at sea

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Aim

This advanced classroom based course in navigation and meteorology, is really aimed at the more experienced boat users, both in the leisure world and the commercial field.

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Included

  • Portland course plotter, dividers, parallel rule

  • Modern facilities with hot/cold drinks and refreshments

  • Enthusiastic, approachable and experienced instructors that specialise in night navigation and use of modern electronic navigation equipment

  • Yachtmaster certificate of competence upon successful course completion

What To Bring

  • A good attitude to learn!

  • A packed lunch or money to eat out.

And that's it. We will provide you with quality service. Any questions? Check our FAQs.

More Info

6 - 7 day course

(can be spread over a few weeks)

Student to instructor ratio is 3 : 1

Individual 1:1 available at £895

Minimum age is 17

Navigational knowledge to Day Skipper / Watch Leader syllabus

Opportunities

The ability to go forward with sufficient sea time and miles for an examination to obtain an MCA commercial license valid for use on many types of passenger carrying and other commercial vessels operating under MCA codes of practise to work in the marine industry. The Yachtmaster Practical (contact for more info) certificate can be converted into an International Certificate of Competence (ICC). The ability with necessary sea time and miles to enter for a MCA Large Yacht qualification such as Officer of the Watch or Master 300.

Suggested Courses

Yachtmaster Ocean (Contact for more info)

PPR

VHF Radio

Sea Survival

First Aid

PW Jet Ski

Skills Gained

As a leisure or commercial user, your navigational abilities and confidence will enable you to undertake long passages perhaps over many days and nights. Vessels can range from those included in the National Powerboat Scheme and the Motor Cruising Scheme where crew and passengers live aboard and a wide range of commercial passenger vessels, workboats and other vessels.

Unlock your inner skipper

Check out our next available dates and book now. Any questions? Check out or FAQs​, and please get in touch.

Quality Training

Operating 20 years

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