4 Weeks: Yachtmaster Offshore Theory and Preparation Week with examination (2 weeks) plus Yachtmaster Ocean Theory and Yachtmaster Ocean Passage Preparation (2 weeks).

2 Weeks: Yachtmaster Offshore Preparation Week with examination and Yachtmaster Ocean Passage Preparation plus Yachtmaster Offshore and Yachtmaster Ocean Theory Online

COURSE FEES: Discounted package price.
Option 1: Classroom €3,880
Option 2: Online €3,350

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These options are for students targeting the highest level of RYA/MCA Yachtmaster Ocean for global skippering from a level of RYA Coastal Skipper.

It is a combination of RYA Yachtmaster Offshore and Yachtmaster Ocean training.

They comprise:

RYA Coastal Skipper & Yachtmaster Offshore shore based – Theory Course1

Yachtmaster Offshore Preparation Week – 5 days of skills assessment and practice.

Examination – 2 days

RYA Yachtmaster Ocean shore based – Theory Course1

Yachtmaster Ocean Passage Preparation

4 Weeks: Personal “face to face” tuition in our waterfront classroom. Such is the importance to us of our students achieving success under examination, we prefer to coach them through their Yachtmaster training personally.
2 Weeks: Online Home Study Courses are delivered by Navathome through Miramar Sailing School.

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Course Content: See Syllabus.

Course Fee: Inclusions are the same as for courses booked individually.

  • Yachtmaster Offshore Classroom Theory starts the Sunday before the first Sunday in each month between November and May subject to prior bookings
  • Reserve your dates.

Consider our 1 or 2 day training courses that will enhance your training and make the most of your time in Antigua. Not only will this maximise your investment in your trip but any one, or more, of these will make you a better Yachtmaster!

If you wish to include any of these in your package please contact us for availability

Please visit our USA Online Store, or UK Online Store for the following recommended pre-course study materials, and a selection of clothing, sailing and travel accessories.

  • Yachtmaster Handbook
  • Offshore Sailing
  • RYA Astro Navigation Handbook

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Yachtmaster Ocean Theory Syllabus

YM Ocean - Syllabus

The Earth and the Celestial Sphere
The PZX triangle
The Sextant
Measurement of Time
Meridian altitudes
Sun, Star and other sights
Compass checking
Satellite Navigation Systems
Great circle sailing
Passage Planning
Passage making

Yachtmaster Offshore to Yachtmaster Ocean Course Antigua
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