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RYA Yachtmaster Offshore Shorebased

RYA Yachtmaster Offshore Shorebased

Monday 26th August - Friday 30th August

The Yachtmaster Offshore Theory Course is ideal for candidates for the Coastal Skipper practical course & Yachmaster Offshore exam. Some revision of the Day Skipper shorebased course plus more advanced skills in offshore & coastal navigation by day & night, pilotage & meteorology.

Course content:

  • 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.

Ability after course:

  • Background knowledge to skipper a yacht on coastal passages by day & night.

Assumed knowledge:

  • Knowledge to the level of Day Skipper Shorebased.

Minimum duration:

  • 40 hours plus exam time. We normally run this course over six days Monday – Saturday.

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Details

Start:
Monday 26th August
End:
Friday 30th August
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Venue

The Seamanship Centre
Killybegs Harbour
Killybegs, Donegal F94 V8WH Ireland

Organiser

Richard Timony
Phone:
+353 (0) 86 893 7225
Email:
info@seamanship.ie
Website:
https://www.seamanship.ie
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