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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
Destination - A Cowes, UK
Destination - B 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