Yachtmaster Coastal Certificate of Competency allows holders to operate yachts up to 200GT up to 24 miles from the coast.
Theoretical modules (duration: 50 hours) take place in the Superyacht Academy facilities and are completed within 4 weeks.Upon completion, participants are able to obtain the RYA/MCA Yachtmaster Coastal Shorebased Course Completion Certificate.
Practical modules (duration: 2 days) take place in training boats of the academy, where the exam is also conducted.
Type of exam: Practical (on board)
DURATION: 4 weeks
- Minimum experience required: 800 miles, 2 days as a captain, 12 night hours (if you hold a Coastal Skipper certificate this requirement is reduced to 20 days, 2 days as a captain, 400 miles, 12 night hours).
- Satisfactory command of the English language.