The Yachtmaster Coastal Skipper Certificate certifies a recreational sailor’s ability to skipper a sailing yacht under sail and auxiliary motor on coastal passages during daylight and at night. The assessment is a practical assessment run at sea in a cruising boat. When you have completed the Yachtmaster Coastal Preparation course, you book the practical exam with SailCork . The Examiner is external . Duration is 8-14 hours for 2 candiates.
Requirements on log within 10 years: ( purchase the RYA Yachtmaster Scheme Logbook)
- 800 miles
- 2 days as Skipper
- 12 night hours