Yachtmaster Offshore

A commercially endorsed Yachtmaster Offshore Certificate of Competence will enable you to work as a Master of commercial vessels of up to 200gt in category 1 to 6 waters - that is up to 150 miles from a safe haven.

This Certificate of Competence can used commercially in its own right, or as a pre-requisite for the MCA's Officer of the Watch qualification, which enables you to work worldwide on vessels of up to 3000gt.



November 30, 2023
December 19, 2023 (All day)

Event Details

Theory: 7 days

Language: English

Location: Cannigione ( Sardinia )

Theory ratio: 1 Instructor / max 6 students

Practice ratio: 1 Instructor / max 4 students


– Theory of tides and their calculation
– Calculation of deviation and Variation
– Correspondence, ship’s position, dead reckoning, current problems
– Col. Reg.
– Basic meteorology



  • Self-certification for 2500 Miles traveled 5 crossings of at least 60 miles, of which at least 2 as skipper and 2 night crossings as skipper. Of these 2500 miles, 1250 must have been made in tidal waters (outside the Mediterranean)
  • GMDSS SRC certificate (or higher) The RTF certificate issued by MISE is not valid, the GMDSS SRC certificate can be obtained at our centre.
  • First aid certificate. For those who have the STCW ’95 certificates, it is sufficient to show the document relating to the First Aid Certificate form.
  • Good knowledge of the English language to be able to follow the lessons and interact with the instructor and examiner. All courses are in english.

The cost includes

  • Practice Sail – 5 days – with RYA instructor
  • Practice Power – 3 days – with RYA instructor
  • Practice exam (1/2 days) with RYA external examiner.
  • Examiner fee
  • Overnight on the boat
  • Training boat, diesel

The cost does not include

  • Crew galley expenses
  • Preparatory courses: First Aid; VHF; STCW courses, medical examination
  • Travel and transport costs to and from the course venues, any other costs not specified in “the cost includes”
  • Rya exam fee (231 GBP)


Additional information


Ostia, Sardegna



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