Yachtmaster Offshore (Sail)

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RYA/MCA Yachtmaster Offshore – Sail

It consists of comprehensive package of a 7 day theory and intensive 5 day practical afloat training and includes STCW Basic Training. The 6 week package also includes an additional 5 days of practical sea time plus a 5 day radar course.

The successful candidate will receive:
-RYA Yachtmaster Offshore Shorebased Certificate
-STCW Competence in Fire-Fighting and Fire Prevention Certificate
-STCW Competence in Personal Survival Techniques Certificate
-STCW Competence in Personal Safety & Social Responsibilities Certificate
-STCW Competence in Elementary First Aid
-MNZ Certificate of STCW95 Basic Training
-Maritime Restricted (Radio) Operator’s Certificate
-Restricted Radar Observer’s Certificate (for the 6 week course only)
-RYA/MCA Yachtmaster Offshore Certificate of Competency. Issued to successful candidates by the RYA of Southampton, UK.
-RYA PPR Course

Duration and 2016 Start Dates:
2 February; 31 October
Class hours: 8.30 am – 4.30 pm
Class Size:
Maximum course numbers = 4
Minimum course numbers = 3

Entry Requirement:
Qualifying seatime requirements to attend this certificate course are 50 days on board a motor vessel at sea as an active member of the crew and a minimum of 2500 miles logged.
To gain the RYA certificate candidates must:
-Be aged 18 years and over
-Have five passages over 60 miles measured along the rhumb line from the port of departure to the destination
-Have skippered at least two of these passages (one overnight)
-Have 5 days experience as a skipper
-Half the qualifying time must have been conducted in tidal waters.

2016 Fees (including GST):

*PLEASE NOTE: All listed qualifications and fees will be subject to change in 2016 based on the requirement to use new qualifications.

Student Benefits:
Student loans and allowances are not available for this package.

This course is accredited with the Royal Yachting Association (RYA) of Southampton, UK who will issue the Certificate of Competency.

Further Information & Enrollments