Coastal Skipper/Yachtmaster Offshore Theory Course
Ideal for candidates for the Coastal Skipper practical course & Yachmaster Offshore exam. Some revision of the Day Skipper shorebased course plus more advanced skills in offshore & coastal navigation by day & night, pilotage & meteorology.
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.
Certificate issuing criteria
Background knowledge to skipper a yacht on coastal passages by day & night.
This is a shorebased course that can be taken in the classroom, online or by distance learning.