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Yacht Captain Course in Motril

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The title of CY - Captain of the Yacht allows the government of motor pleasure boats up to 24 meters in length, for navigation without geographical limits.


In addition, it empowers the government of watercraft within the specific navigation limits applicable to them, in accordance with their technical characteristics.


For the government of pleasure sailing boats up to 24 meters in length, it will be necessary to carry out sailing practices.


Requirements:
Minimum age: 18 years.
Possess the title of Yacht Skipper.
Pass Theoretical exam.
Security and Navigation Practices (mandatory) of 48 hours.
Short Range Radio Operator Course (mandatory) of 12 hours.
Long Range Radio Operator Course (optional) of 16 hours.
Sailing Practices (optional) of 16 hours.
Pass a psychotechnical examination.

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THEORETICAL KNOWLEDGE AGENDA:
UNIT 1: NAVIGATION THEORY: Celestial Sphere, Hourly Coordinates of the Astros, Horizontal or Azimuthal Coordinates, Position Triangle, Ecliptic, Uranographic Coordinates, Coordinates that are measured in the Equator, Constellations, Measurement of Time, Nautical Publications and the Sextant.
UNIT 2: NAVIGATION CALCULATIONS: Analytical Resolution of the Position Triangle, Measurement of Time, Nautical Almanac, Height Line: Sun and Stars, Total Correction and Orthodromic Defeat.
UNIT 3: WEATHER: The Atmosphere, Storm Forms, General Wind Systems, Tropical Cyclones, Sea Currents and Floating Ice.
UNIT 4: ENGLISH. English to Spanish translation of:
- Nautical Publications in English
- Reception and transmission of messages using IMO's Standard Marine Communication Phrases: Introduction, Generalities, Part A, Part B: B1 and B2.

Theoretical course duration: 30 hours (10 classes of 3 hours)

SAFETY AND NAVIGATION PRACTICES:
Yacht Captain: The basic safety and navigation regulatory practices will have a minimum duration of 48 hours, of which a minimum of 36 hours will be in the crossing regime, each student having to carry out, at least, a complete navigation watch of day and another at night.

DOES NOT INCLUDE ADMINISTRATIVE FEES
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INCLUDES NOTES AND NAUTICAL STORE
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Place
Motril, Spain
Andalusian Mediterranean
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  • Prácticas de Patrón de Yate en Motril
    Alberto
    February 2021
    Fully recommended, perfect practices in which the good atmosphere and the desire to teach, and to learn, have been present every second. The treatment is unbeatable, you can't ask for more to spend a weekend learning to sail.
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    María
    August 2020
    Great experience, about 10 professionals!
    Highly recommended!
  • Prácticas de Patrón de Yate en Motril
    Javier
    January 2020
    Great. Very entertaining and educational. To repeat !!!
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