IYT Yachtmaster Offshore

IYT Yachtmaster Offshore

Course Objective: Prepare sailors to skipper a vessel up to 150NM off the coast by day and by night
Pre Course Experience: Yachtmaster Coastal license or equivalent
Assume Knowledge: 3000NM at sea with some night experience and a good command of a sail boat. VHF license. Medical Test and preferably STCW95
Duration: 5 days theory, 6 days at sea

Cost: Contact us

What I will learn?

  • Passage Planning, including route selection, alternate routes, safe anchoring
  • Boat preparation, including checking equipment, spare gear, water and food organization
  • Heaving weather preparation
  • Piloting
  • Night Sailing, including night watch keeping routines
  • Mooring under sail
  • Navigation without Engine
  • Radar navigation


Once you have completed the course, you can pass the practical examination with a IYT appointed independent examiner. This is a one day event. If successful, you will be awarded the IYT Yachtmaster Offshore certificate.

What’s next?

With this certificate, you can charter a boat anywhere in the world and skipper a boat day and night up to 150NM from the coast. If you are tempted to go even further you can consider becoming a IYT Ocean Yachtmaster and learnt the art of Celestial Navigation.

It’s recommended that you contact us to book your IYT – Yachtmaster Offshore.

Call +886 918996671 (please, remember the time difference with Taiwan : UTC/GMT +8 hours) to inquire or book or use our contact form.

All our courses are conducted based on the criteria of : IYT – International Yacht Training

IYT – Yachtmaster Offshore Course price:

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You can pay by cash or Paypal. All our prices are fixed. 

Our course package includes: boat rental and IYT instructive materials, instructor’s fee, warm lunch made from fresh local ingredients (when on boat).

Note: All our courses have to be paid in Taiwan Dollar. The prices in US$ are informative.



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