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RYA/MCA Yachtmaster® Coastal Preparation & Exam

Preparation: Since youíre already a competent and experienced skipper there wonít be much teaching. In stead, one of our Yachtmaster instructors will be your coach and provide you with constructive feedback throughout this session. Youíll be put through your paces and practice pilotage, night navigation, close quarters manoeuvring under power as well as under sail and any other areas that might need brushing up. The RYA/MCA Yachtmaster Coastal Certificate of Competence examination is the next natural step for those who have completed the RYA Coastal Skipper Practical Course and have completed some coastal sailing since in order to put the lessons learnt into practice. 5 days intensive, advanced level repetition to sharpen up your skills before taking your RYA/MCA Yachtmaster Coastal Exam. 

Exam: A qualified RYA Yachtmaster Examiner independent of our Training Centre will give you the chance to demonstrate that you are a competent Yachtmaster Coastal. Be prepared to answer questions on any part of the Yachtmaster Coastal syllabus and show that you can take full responsibility for the management of the yacht, the crew and the passages. Prove that you as a skipper are familiar with the handling and other characteristics of any vessel you take to sea. It is acceptable if you may not have had the opportunity to practice all aspects of the syllabus under a range of different condition.

Required pre-exam experience: 30 days sea time, 2 days as skipper, 800 miles, 12 night hours within 10 years prior to examination. If you hold an RYA  Coastal Skipper Practical course completion certificate the required sea time is reduced to 20 days, 2 days as skipper, 400 miles and 12 night hours.

Required pre-exam certificates: Restricted Radio Operatorís Certificate and First Aid Certificate.

Duration: 5 days Preparation followed by 2 days (4-10 hours per candidate) Examination.

Dates & Prices:See below


After passing the exam: You are a qualified RYA/MCA Yachtmaster Coastal.

Certificate: The RYA will awarded successful candidates with an RYA/MCA Yachtmaster Coastal Certificate of Competence.

The exam. What's involved? Click here

Syllabus. Click here.

Example schedule

How to pass your Yachtmaster exam?


If you need more background knowledge, training, miles or experience before joining the Preparation & RYA/MCA Yachtmaster Coastal Exam. Please click here and check out our RYA Yachtmaster Offshore/Coastal Shorebased Course, Click here to find out more about our Coastal Skipper Practical Course and click here to get more information about our Mile & Experience Builder..

 

RYA Yachtmaster Coastal practical 5 days preparation  + 2 days exam    Eur. 995,00  Prices exclude your RYA/MCA Exam fee (GBP 177) and the examiner's expenses!  Food, drinks and Harbourfees  22,50 Euro p.p p. day. 

From monday 09.00 till sunday 16.00

Apr 21  -  Apr 27 Aug 18  -  Aug 24
May 19  -  May 25 Sep 15  -  Sep 21
Jun 16  -  Jun 22  Oct 13  -  Oct 19
Jul 21 - Jul 27  
Click here for booking or contact us by phone or mail for an alternative date

 

Become a qualified RYA/MCA Yachtmaster Coastal. Click here and book or enquire about your Preparation & RYA/MCA Yachtmaster Coastal Exam now!

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