RYA/MCA Yachtmaster Coastal/Offshore Theory

Experience Required: Competent Crew Practical, RYA Day Skipper Theory & RYA Day Skipper Practical

You will have to have completed the Competent Crew Practical, RYA Day Skipper Theory and Practical Courses in order to embark on this exciting course. This advanced theoretical course in navigation and meteorology will help you to set out onto the open waters and be able to make key decisions to keep the yacht on course and out of danger.

What you’ll learn:

  • Position
  • Magnetic Compass
  • Tides
  • Tidal Streams
  • Buoyage
  • Lights
  • Pilotage
  • GPS and Chart Plotters
  • Echo Sounders
  • Logs
  • Deck Log
  • Meteorology
  • International Regulations for Preventing Collisions at Sea
  • Safety at Sea
  • Navigation in Restricted Visibility
  • Passage Planning
  • Marine Environment

Duration: 6 days

Total course fee: R9 500

Fees include: RYA theory packs and certificates.

Fees exclude: Food, accommodation and transport.

Contact us now for course dates and availability. 


Once you have completed your RYA Yachtmaster Theory, the next step is the RYA Coastal Skipper Practical.

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Terms and Conditions apply. We reserve the right to change course content, dates and prices.

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