How to pass your Yachtmaster exam Chris Beeson September 16, 2015 281shares The global standard of sailing qualifications is achievable for any experienced, competent skipper. Tom Cunliffe explains how to pass your Yachtmaster exam image: http://keyassets.timeincuk.net/inspirewp/live/wp-content/uploads/sites/20/2015/09/LR2694-EOB-YM-Prep-GS.jpg The only certificates accepted by the authorities are those issued after an at-sea examination. To become a fully-fledged Yachtmaster, […]
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Ocean Yachtmaster is more than just a course. The Ocean yachtmaster theory course consists of hands on tools for ocean sailing. Contact for our next course dates. There are several key elements to the theory course: Astro navigation. Everyone gets to borrow a sextant for the duration of the course and for their passage is required. […]
We run the yachtmaster theory & practical courses and exams for Power and sail every month in Barcelona,Spain. Skippers from over 30 nationalities have trained with us. We have multi lingual instructors from Ireland,UK, Spain,Italy, Germany and Holland. Let us help you pass the exams. Contact us for the schedule
RYA Definition of a Passage for Yachtmaster sail and power exams Qualifying passages for Yachtmaster Ocean and Offshore should be non stop by the shortest navigable route with no change of skipper. Passages such as recognised races which may not comply exactly with these requirements may be submitted to the RYA for approval before the […]
The big changes affecting superyacht crew look at Yachtmaster are: 50 % of qualifying sea time must be on vessels between 8 to 24m All qualifying passages must be on vessel less than 24m. Seatime on a vessel over 500t does not count. Vessels for seatime must be relevant to exam,(eliminating many tenders seatime) There […]
Power and Sail Qualifying skipper passages and quality sea miles is going to be essential for RYA yachtmaster exams now. We have some exciting trips in Spain, Italy, Scotland and the English channel to help meet the exam eligibility criteria.