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RYA YachtMaster shorebased

YachtMaster Shorebased Theory Course Sheffield. An advanced course in navigation. Yachtmaster is appropriate for boaters who have completed the DaySkipper course or who have a background of sailing, motor cruising, or offshore racing. The knowledge gained through this course is essential in order in order to sail or cruise safely, day and night, and to pass the sea based RYA/MCA Yachtmaster Coastal or Yachtmaster Offshore examinations. The course is tough and not appropriate for novices who would struggle. You must be prepared for homework assignments.

Location
Bramall Lane, sheffield, S2 4QZ
Contact
bill clay / billclay@blueyonder.co.uk / 07771652123

RYA YachtMaster shorebased

YachtMaster Shorebased Theory Course Sheffield.
An advanced course in navigation.

Yachtmaster is appropriate for boaters who have completed the DaySkipper course or who have a background of sailing, motor cruising, or offshore racing. The knowledge gained through this course is essential in order in order to sail or cruise safely, day and night, and to pass the sea based RYA/MCA Yachtmaster Coastal or Yachtmaster Offshore examinations. The course is tough and not appropriate for novices who would struggle.
You must be prepared for homework assignments.
Course content includes Compass and chart navigation; GPS and Plotter navigation (the document package includes the RYA plotting software simulator); Tide vectors and heights, including secondary ports, and across time zones; Buoyage; Lights; Collision regulations, IRPC's in some depth; Safety and Rescue at sea; Meteorology; Pilotage and Passage planning.
A wide syllabus, with tough questions, which benefits from involvement with others.