Master (Code vessels less than 200gt not more than 150miles from a safe haven) / Officer of the Watch (Yacht less than 500gt).
The course will include all aspects of navigational safety with emphasis on collision regulations; operational safety and responses to emergencies; pollution control and aspects of Master Business and Law.
Pre-requisite experience: Yachtmaster Offshore shore-based and MCA recognised Yachtmaster Offshore certificate of competency, Basic training, GMDSS restricted operators certificate
Duration: 6 Days
Examination and assessment:
MCA Master (Code vessels less than 200gt) oral examination.
STCW Master (Code vessels less than 200gt not more than 150miles from a safe haven) / Officer of the Watch (Yacht less than 500gt).
The course Completion Certificate must be presented together with proof of 3 months’ sea service on vessels of 15m or more in length before the full certificate can be issued.
On successful completion of your training, your NOE must be sent to the MCA. It can take up to 6 weeks to be notified of your exam date.