Yachtmaster theory is a popular shore based course and forms an integral part of the Yachatmaster training.
Yachtmaster theory is a shore based course intended to build your knowledge of Navigation and Weather to the level required for the practical exams for Coastal Skipper and Yachtmaster Offshore. The course is taught over 5 Days and covers the following key areas in detail.
course shaping and plotting
use of almanacs and admiralty publications
electronic position finding equipment
taking and interpreting forecasts
plotting weather systems
weather predictions using a barometer and by observation
customs and excise regulations for cruising abroad