Yachtmaster Practical Preparation & Offshore Exam

What you need to know:

  • Place: Golfe Juan
  • Pre-requisites:
    • You must be over the age of 18,
    • Hold your Short Range Certificate,
    • Have a valid First Aid certificate (STCW 95 or other recognised certificate)
    • Seatime :2,500 NM* (Half of this sea time must have been in tidal waters (outside of the Mediterranean)including at least 5 passages over 60 miles acting as skipper for at least 2 of these passages and including 2 of which have involved overnight passages A minimum of 50 days at sea.
  • Duration: 5 days with the exam
  • Price: 1500 euros (exam fees not included £215)


The Yachtmaster pre-exam preparation runs over four days with the Offshore exam on the fifth day and night. We cover all aspects of the Yachtmaster Offshore syllabus, including night passaging, engineering, safety equipment and manoeuvres.

Our training vessel, a 10m twin screw Motor Yacht is RYA coded and is located the Port of Golfe Juan only 5 minutes from our office and classrooms.

This course is for experienced skippers. We encourage the students to meet our Instructor for prior assessment of their eligibility to the course.

Upcoming Course Availability 2019

25 Feb-01 March 2019     Exam on 01 March 2019 (full)

             18 March-22 March 2019  Exam on 22 March 2019 (4 places left)

          15 April-19 April 2019   Exam 19 April 2019 (4 places left)




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