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Yachtmaster Offshore IYT

Yachtmaster Offshore IYT – THIS IS A COURSE FOR THOSE WHO ARE READY TO UNDERSTAND ALL THE DETAILS OF NAVIGATION, TIDING PHENOMENA AND METEOROLOGY.

Standard for the Certificate Yachtmaster Offshore IYT 

This program is not for beginners!

  • Proof of the required sea time showing the necessary command endorsed time will be required upon booking.
  • The Candidate should be 18 years of age or over.
  • The Candidate should have adequate practical experience.
  • Certificate`s  Yachtmaster Offshore IYT holder has the right to command of a vessel up to a maximum 24 meters, up to 150 nautical miles from the coast, day or night, any weather.

To be issued after successful completion of all the modules of “Yachtmaster Offshore certificate  have been completed. 

Scope:

An 11-day comprehensive high-level course comprising:

A six-day comprehensive high-level shore-based module with a number of assessment papers and written examinations incorporating subjects including navigation, tidal calculations, international collision regulations, pilotage, meteorology, anchoring and berthing, buoyage, safety, passage planning, general ship knowledge and seamanship.

A Five day offshore practical course. This part covers seamanship skills such as nautical terms, tides, marlinespike seamanship, anchoring, boat handling, docking, weather, navigation and passage planning.

The  Yachtmaster Offshore IYT  is a Certificate of Competency for operating Recreational Pleasure Yachts.

The requirements are:

– 3000 nautical miles
– 50 days on board at sea (a day = 24 hours
– 30 hours on watch at night underway.

  • certificate Radiooperator VHF 

The course duration be a minimum of 40 hours of theory and practical training, but this time frame may be reduced for those who have recognized prior learning or boating/sea time experience.

Maximum Class Size
Candidate/Instructor Ratio: 5 to 1 for the on board practical. 16:1 when teaching shore based theory modules.

Course Yachtmaster Offshore IYT  included: Charts and Chart work instruments, The magnetic compass, variation and deviation, Dead reckoning and estimated positions, Tides and Currents, Meteorology, Passage planning, Electronic navigation aids, COLREGS, Ship Construction, Ropework. Towing, Anchoring, Emergency Procedures

Exams  Yachtmaster Offshore IYT:

Theory exam Yachtmaster Offshore IYT is a writing exam for 4 main subjects -Navigation, Tides and currents, COLREG and Meteorology.

Practice exam Yachtmaster Offshore IYT: predeparture checks, COLREG (included night navigation, works with VHF, works for safety, Seamanship-Power and Sail, work with sails. 

YACHTMASTER OFFSHORE IYT THEORY

theoRY in classes

Estonia: Parnu, Sadama,13

Price per person: €600

theoRY ONLINE

on web site

Price : €300

class schedule

  • 18-23 January 2021
  • 08-13 February 2021
  • 01-06 March 2021
  • 15-20 April 2021
  • 25 -30 May, 2021
  • 20 – 25 Jun, 2021
  • 24 -29 Sep, 2021

YACHTMASTER OFFSHORE IYT practice

ESTONIA​

PäRNU – KIHNU island – RUHNU island – SAAREMAA island – MUHU island – PÄRNU

  • Oceanis 393 yacht – 3 cabins 2 bathrooms
    Approximately 200 nm

Price per person:
DBL – €650
SGL – €1100

Yachtmaster Offshore Practice dates

  • 01, 11, 21,31 May, 2021
  • 10, 20,27 June, 2021
  • 04,11,21,21, July 2021
  • 10.20.30 Aug, 2021
  • 09, 19, 29, Sep, 2021
  • 09, 19 Oct, 2021

Yachtmaster Offshore practice

26 Jun-03 Jul 2021

SICILY + EOLIAN ISLANDS + CALABRIA

Portorosa – Vulcano – Lipari -Salina – Stromboli – Milazzo – Portorosa

YACHTMASTER OFFSHORE​​​​ practice

Approximately 200 nm

Price per person:

DBL – €980
SGL – €1500

05-19 JUL 2021

ESTONIA-DENMARK-SWEDEN

Pärnu-Ruhnu island-Gotland island-Bornholm island-Istad-Malmo-Copenhagen-Helsingor-Hoganas-Hallands Väderö-Halmstad-Varberg-Gothenburg

YACHTMASTER OFFSHORE​​​​​ practice

Approximately 620 nm

Price per person:
DBL – €850
SGL – €1280

WEST SWEDEN

Goteborg-Dirön-Smogen-Fjalbjaka-Grebestat-Gulholmen-Karingon-Marstrand-Goteborg

Practice schedule

  • 20-28 July 2021
  • 28 Jul-06 AUG 2021
  • 06-13 AUGUST 2021
  • 13-20 AUGUST 2021

Approximately 200 nm

Price per person:
DBL – €880
SGL – €1380

20-30 AUG 2021

SWEDEN-DENMARK-ESTONIA

Goteborg-Varberg-Hallands Vädero-Copenhagen-Istad-Gotland-Ruhnu-Pärnu

YACHTMASTER OFFSHORE​​​​​ practice

Approximately 620 nm

Price per person:
DBL – €850
SGL – €1280

26 Sep-05 Oct 2021

Atlantic France - Brittany

La Trinite – Quibero – Port Luis – Groua –
Belle Illes – La Roch Bernard – Vannes-Arzon – La Trinite

YACHTMASTER OFFSHORE​​​​​​ practice

Approximately 200 nm

Price per person:
DBL – €980
SGL – €1750

31 Oct - 10 Nov 2021

Spain - Gibraltar - Morocco

Sotogrande – Gibraltar – Tanger – Cadiz – Barbate – Ceuta – Marbella – Estepona – Sotogrande

YACHTMASTER OFFSHORE​​​​​​​ practice

  • Approximately 270 nm
  • Sailing boat Dufour 375 – 3 cabins 1 WC

Price per person:
DBL – €980
SGL – €1480

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