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.

Qualification:
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):
NZ$5,675.00

*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.

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

Further Information & Enrollments