Yachtmaster Career Path
If you are looking for a new career, want to lean to sail or just want some expert tuition and fill on those gaps in your knowledge then Flying Fish have an option for you.
The path pages below are here to provide the latest information about the RYA Yachtmaster Offshore or Ocean certificate of Competence, how to achieve this prestigious qualification with Flying Fish.
Flying Fish have been teaching people to sail for over 22 years, we have a huge amount of experience, had the privilege of meeting some amazing people and have been the catalyst for hundreds of new careers in the yachting industry
This pathway explains all there is to know about the Yachtmaster offshore can be seen as your driving licence. The qualification enables the holder to skipper a sailing yacht up to 24 meters 150 miles offshore. For some the qualification can be seen as achieving a standard, an acknowledgement that you are a competent sailor. For others it’s a career choice, as the holder is able to use the RYA Yachtmaster Offshore licence to start a career as a commercial skipper or Superyacht crew.
The Yachtmaster Ocean is the highest qualification that can be achieved in the RYA scheme. It enables the holder to skipper a sailing yacht across any Ocean.
The path page below explains how to achieve this prestigious qualification including course options, dates and prices
Our Yachtmaster programmes are modular by design, if you already have prior experience and are looking for a bespoke programme then choose this path
All yachtmaster paths
- Skipper vessels up to 200 Gross tonnes, unrestricted by distance
- Work all over the World
- Required for Officer of the Watch on Superyachts
- If you already have some experience or are short on time
- Design your own customised programme
- Train in Australia and miss the winter