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RYA Yachtmaster Ocean Shorebased

The course covers astro navigation and world wide meteorology. Use of the Sextant, Blue water passage planning and electronic navigation.

Required Experience

You should have experience of coastal and offshore sailing and a knowledge of all the subjects covered in the Yachtmaster Offshore shorebased course.

Course Fee

£385

Course Dates (2017)

  • 9th - 13th January
  • 20th - 24th March
  • 10th - 14th April
  • 12th - 16th June

Description

The course covers astro navigation and world wide meteorology. Use of the Sextant, Blue water passage planning and electronic navigation.

For those sailors who have attained their Yachtmaster offshore Certificate who want to gain the knowledge of the Yachtmaster Ocean before attempting their first Ocean passage.

Please note the fee does not include accommodation, however we are happy to arrange this for you.

Other dates can be arranged if there are 2 or more students please call our office to enquire.

The Next Step

RYA/MCA Yachtmaster Ocean qualifying passage. You will need hold the Yachtmaster Offshore Certificate and Yachtmaster Ocean Shorebased Course Completion Certificate if you want to take the RYA exam. You can take a written exam in lieu of the shorebased course completion certificate.