Through this course you will learn how to navigate during coastal passages during day and night as a skipper.
COURSE CONTENTS YACHTMASTER
- position fixing
- course shaping and plotting
- tidal knowledge
- use of almanacs and admiralty publications
- electronic position finding equipment
- taking and interpreting forecasts
- plotting weather systems
- weather predictions using a barometer and by observation
- collision regulations
- customs and excise regulations for cruising abroad
COURSE INFORMATION YACHTMASTER
Course material: The RYA “student pack” is included.
Certification: After you completed the shorebased course successfully you will receive a RYA certificate of satisfactory completion.
Language: The course, the course material and the exam are all in English.
Duration: 40 hours + exam
Times: Between 10.00 and 18.00
2 – 7 April 2021
In case the course has to be postponed due to COVID-19 government measurements, these wil be the alternative dates:
29 May – 3 June 2021
Number of students: min. 2, max. 10
Please bring with you: Training Almanac, charts, plotter, dividers, pencil compass, pencil, eraser, pen, graph paper, reading glasses or magnifying glass, laptop, calculator.
Price: Euro 975,- Including VAT and exam fee, excluding training almanac, lunch and drinks.