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PYT Yacht Master Theory

Trip details

Creator Sue WarrenView
Type RYA Yachtmaster Theory
Start date 8th Jul 2019
Finish date 14th Jul 2019
Origin Cowes, UK
Destination Cowes, UK
Description

This course will take your theory knowledge to the standard required for the Yachtmaster™ Coastal and Yachtmaster™ Offshore practical exams, concentrating on advanced navigation and meteorology skills.

The course is taught over 40 hours with three exam papers. It can be covered as a series of short sessions, as an intensive week-long course, or by distance learning.

COURSE TOPICS INCLUDE:

  • Position fixing
  • Course shaping and plotting
  • Tidal knowledge
  • Use of almanacs and admiralty publications
  • Electronic position finding equipment
  • Taking and interpreting forecasts
  • Plotting weather systems
  • Weather predictions using a barometer and by observation
  • Collision regulations
  • Customs and excise regulations for cruising abroad

It allows some time for revision of the basics and then moves on to advanced navigation techniques.

Crew Wanted

Availability

2 of 2 berths available

Price

£399

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Trip boat

Name First 47.7
Total Berths 8
Home Port Cowes, UK
Model First 47.7
Coded Yes
Area Category 2