Yacht Master Coastal & Offshore Theory
- Course Type:
- STCW ➜ Superyacht courses
- Training School:
- Palma Sea School
- Palma, Spain
- 6 days
The Yacht Master Coastal & Offshore Theory course is an advanced course in navigation & meteorology for candidates for the Yachtmaster Coastal & Offshore Certificate.
Our instructors will take their time with you teaching you chart plotting, course to steer and secondary ports, as well as tidal calculations, weather systems and collision regulations.
Course content includes:
Position, Use of the Magnetic Compass, Tides, Tidal Streams, Buoyage, Lights, Pilotage, GPS & Chart Plotters, Echo Sounders, Logs (speed and distance measuring), Deck Log, Meteorology, Rules of the road, Safety at Sea, Navigation in restricted visibility, Passage planning, Marine Environment.
Course Duration: 40 hours with three exam papers.
PLEASE NOTE - ALL PRICES ARE CONVERTED TO POUNDS STERLING (£) FROM EUROS BASED ON EXCHANGE RATE OF 0.86P/1 Euro. PRICES CHARGED MAY VARY DEPENDANT ON EXCHANGE RATE ON THE DAY OF BOOKING.
A previous knowledge of the rules of the road, col regs, vessel sounds, lights and shapes, and buoyage systems is advised.
There are various helpful apps available to download to your phones/tablets, and the RYA flash cards are readily available to buy at the school.
You must know your basics before you attempt this course.
Palma Sea School
Palma Sea School, Avinguda de Gabriel Roca 15, 07014 Palma de Mallorca