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Officer of the Watch (Yachts) - General Ship Knowledge

Duration: Five days


  • RYA/IYT Yacht master Offshore certificate or higher 
  • STCW Basic Safety Training (PST, PSSR, EFA, FP&FF) 
  • Efficient Deck Hand
  • Appropriate seatime to obtain NOE from MCA

Accreditation/Approvals: MCA

Overviews: The General Ship Knowledge Module is one of a set of MCA approved Courses aimed at holders of a Yacht master Ocean or Offshore certificates seeking a UK OOW (Yacht) Deck Certificate of Competency. This preparatory course covers topics required for the exam on ship construction, stability, meteorology, seamanship, watch keeping, preparing vessel for sea and maintenance.

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