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International Certificate of Competence

 International Certificate of Competence

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Course: International Certificate of Competence
Cost: ICC test fee (payable to RYA) £40.00
Location: Malta
Training/testing £150.00 per person per day, subject to experience and discount for group bookings of 3 or more people

 

Aim:
To train and test people to a level of competence to enable them to safely take charge of a vessel without endangering or damaging other people, boats or the marine environment and gaining the International Certificate of Competence.

Course Content:

  1. Safety briefing and pre departure checks
  2. Departing from berth
    • Use of springs
    • Communication with crew
  3. 360 degree turn in confined space
  4. Securing to mooring bouys
  5. Ability to recover a Man Overboard
  6. Handling under sail
    • Sailing triangular course using correct sail trim throughout
  7. Coming alongside windward and leeward berths
  8. Knowledge of Collision regulations, pilotage, navigation, safety and current regulations

The test consist of both a practical and theory examination.

For further details and regulations, please go to the following link RYA ICC.

International Certificate of Competence Practical courses include: accommodation onboard, use of lifejackets & foul weather clothing, marina fees & fuel. For people who are already experienced in the above skills, a 1 or 2 day course/test can be arranged by request.

Training day in Gibraltar

Course Books

Buy RYA Navigation Handbook at the RYA Shop

Buy RYA Navigation Handbook at the RYA Shop

RYA Training Malta, Winter 2017 – 2018

Posted by on Oct 31 in Mile Building, RYA Training, Yacht Racing

RYA Training Malta, Winter 2017 – 2018

RYA Training Malta Winter 2017 Malta and surrounding islands offers an excellent sailing area all year round, we are pleased to be able to offer all RYA training courses, mile building trips, cruises and entry into local regattas throughout the winter until end April 2018. Forthcoming events: Round Malta race 10th to 13th December 2017, including 2 days race training Day Skipper practical course 16th to 20th January 2018 Marzamemi Regatta 26th April to 1st May 2018...

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