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RYA/MCA Yachtmaster Coastal Brush Up & Exam
5 Days: £685.00
An important aspect of this course is taking command and making decisions on a well planned and executed passage.
This is also your opportunity to discuss with the instructor any areas where you feel there are weaknesses as well as for the instructor to suggest areas which he feels need improvement.
Each student who wishes to undertake the exam will be examined for 6-10 hours by an independent RYA Yachtmaster Examiner (examination fee payable to the RYA) as they skipper the yacht on short passages and complete various demonstrations of skippering techniques. As all of our instructors have been through these exams themselves they will be able to prepare you appropriately so that you are relaxed and confident on the day.
The minimum age for award of certificate is 17.
Suggested Previous Experience
You should have at least:
For holders of the Coastal Skipper Practical course completion certificate the sea time requirement is reduced to:
Your knowledge of coastal navigation and meteorology should be to the standard of RYA Coastal Skipper Yachtmaster Offshore Shorebased Theory course.
You also require:
Five consecutive days on board, usually commencing at 2030 hours on Sunday evenings.
5 days course
*More dates may be available please ring.
You will be trained in the skills and techniques required to skipper a yacht of at least 7m safely on coastal and off shore passages by day and night.
The full syllabus is in the RYA log book G158 available from our office.
Exam fee payable direct to the RYA (by cheque or credit/debit card)
The exam will either take place:
For more details click here and it is essential that you read the Pre-Exam Notes. Any queries can be discussed with our administration team on booking. Exam arrangements may vary for each student depending on skill capability assessed by the instructor.
RYA/MCA Yachtmaster Coastal Certificate of Competence.
For those requiring a commercial endorsement you will also need to take:
There is not a standard syllabus for this course as individuals will each have their own requirements to be discussed with our administration and instructor.