Idiomas CAT

Yachtmaster Conversion

If you are in possession of the Yachtmaster Sail and want to convert to Motor, you must pass a practical test on a motor boat approved by RYA.

The preparation for the exam is 1 day, and the exam lasts approximately 3 hours in the case of conversion the duration would be a little longer.

The examiner will ask or ask for tasks from the syllabus, but will focus mainly on the most differentiated sections that are taught in a motorboat, maneuvers, Passage Plan, radar, etc …

The requirements that must be met to be able to take the exam are that the miles of experience have been done in a boat with similar characteristics and during the 10 years prior to the exam.

Requirements for the Yachtmaster Coastal:

  • 400 miles
  • 12 days of life on board
  • 2 days as a pattern
  • 12 night hours.

Requirements for Yachtmaster Offshore:

  • 1250 miles
  • 25 days of life on board
  • 3 days as a pattern
  • 3 crossings of more than 60 miles including one night.

Contact us for more information or check the RYA website