Food & Drinks

During the course all meals, snacks and drinks are fully included unless on shore which is optional.

Harbour Fees

During the course you will be staying in different harbours, all costs for mooring and harbour fees are included.


All yachts are fitted with three double cabins and two salon berths. Pillows and bed linen are provided.


We provide free parking facilities within walking distance from the yachts.
Course Price
5 Days Midweek + 2 days exam: €1125
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Minimum duration
5 Days + 2 days exam
Pre-course experience
50 days aboard, 5 days as skipper, 2500 miles logged, 5 passages of over 60 miles including 2 overnight and 2 as skipper (Half the qualifying seatime must have been conducted in tidal waters)
Assumed knowledge
Restricted VHF radio operators certificate and a valid first aid certificate
Course content
  • Preparation and brush up for the RYA/MCA Yachtmaster Offshore Certificate of Competence
  • Revision of advanced skippering techniques
  • Close quarters handling under power and sail
  • Navigation and pilotage by day and night
  • Man overboard recovery
  • Overall yacht management skills
Ability after course
Become a Yachtmaster Offshore skipper on vessels up to 24 metres 150 miles from a safe haven