18 week RYA / MCA Yachtmaster Ocean St Helena Adventure
No Previous Experience required
If you are serious about learning to sail and your career in the professional yachting industry, the RYA / MCA Yachtmaster Ocean Certificate of Competence is the ultimate internationally recognised qualification. A number of past students have written to us and have said that this course was “the best time of my life”.
Yachtmaster Sailing School will develop your skills and ensure that you are given all the necessary training and experience needed before undertaking the qualifying Ocean Passage on the ST Helena Adventure!
Our school's twenty three years experience will ensure that you get the best training available under safe conditions and have fun doing it.
Upon successful completion of this course, you will receive a commercially endorsed RYA / MCA Yachtmaster Ocean certificate of competence which is valid for use as a Master of yachts up to 200gt in category 0 waters (unlimited area of operation).
- STCW 95 (2010 Manila)
- RYA Competent Crew
- RYA Day Skipper Theory
- RYA Day Skipper Practical
- RYA Yachtmaster Coastal / Offshore Theory
- RYA Coastal Skipper Practical
- RYA Yachtmaster Ocean Theory
- RYA Powerboat Level II
- RYA Short Range DSC VHF Radio
- RYA Diesel Engine Maintenance
- RYA Radar
- PYA Super Yacht Deck Hand Course
- Online PPR
- You can include SA Sailing Coastal Skipper CoC (a small extra cost is payable)
The Course Outline
The course consists of our RYA Yachtmaster Offshore Course during which you will log 2500 Miles of thorough Sail Training on board our fully equipped 12 meter Yachts in preparation for your RYA Yachtmaster Offshore Examination and a 600 mile Qualifying Passage to the Island of ST Helena in the South Atlantic Ocean which will be navigated by Celestial Navigation only, giving you proper training in this discipline to prepare you for your RYA Yachtmaster Ocean Examination. In total you will log more than 3600 miles.
R157 500 - Yachtmaster Sailing Courses
Included in the Course fees is:
- R 1 800 ENG1 Medical Examination fee payable to the Doctor
- RYA Fees are payable direct to RYA
- £ 60 GBP RYA fees for SRC Radio Certificate
- £ 231 GBP RYA fees for Yachtmaster Offshore Examination
- £ 173 GBP RYA fees for Yachtmaster Ocean Examination
- £ 33 GBP RYA fees for STCW / Commercial Endorsement
- Accommodation in Cape Town
During the 6 Theory Weeks (58 Nights), Accommodation On-shore is required in Cape Town.
Food and Transport is not included
- 05 January 2017- FULL
- 16 March 2017 - 2 Places left
- 03 August 2017 - 4 Places left
Should the above dates not suit you, please contact us so we can try to accommodate you in a more convenient time frame.
Terms and Conditions apply. We reserve the right to change course content, dates and prices.