- Category: IYT
International Bareboat Skipper (Power or Sail)
This is a five day course. It is not for beginners and the recommended entry level requirements are a VHF radio operators certificate, over 200 nautical miles logged and 10 days at sea before advancing to this level. The recommended minimum age to obtain this certification is 18.
- command of a vessel up to a maximum length of 78 ft /24 metres
- in coastal waters up to 20 miles offshore
- in daylight hours and in fair conditions with moderate wind and sea state
- This certificate is the level of competence that one requıres when chartering a boat, especıally where there are restrictions in terms of cruising area, distance from the charter base and the fact that the vessel has to be safely moored in a marina or anchored before nıghtfall.