General Ship Knowledge (OOW Yachts)
- Course Type:
- STCW ➜ Officer of the Watch (Yachts) - Less than 3,000GT
- Training School:
- Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
- 5 days
The General Ship Knowledge (OOW Yachts) course provides an introduction to ship construction, stresses and corrosion, transverse stability, reverse buoyancy and damage control, meteorology and seamanship, watchkeeping, preparation for sea, and maintenance.
Food and accommodation are available onsite at UKSA. The residential price for this course is £1,320.
• At least RYA/IYT Yachtmaster Offshore Certificate, as well as the corresponding Shorebased certificate
• STCW Basic Training and Efficient Deck Hand
Examination and assessment:
General Ship Knowledge (GSK) course assessment consists of a 2.5 hour theory paper. A 60% mark is required to pass the examination.
This course is available on the following days:
(please check the availability with the training school)
- 16 October 2023 1 place
- 13 November 2023 1 place
- 11 December 2023 1 place