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Yachtmaster Ocean

  • Full Time


    Duration: 5 consecutive weekdays

    9h00 to 17h00


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The badge of honour. You need not be a mathematician to navigate by the Sun, Moon, Stars and planets. Master the sextant. Learn to enter the nautical almanac and the sight reduction tables and you will be a good navigator able to navigate anywhere in the world and under any condition. Requirement: SA Sailing Yachtsmaster Offshore.


The course is taught to SA Sailing’s syllabus. It is internationally accepted.
A certificate of competence and a log book is issued on completion.


Please deposit R1000 into Good Hope Sailing Academy.

Current account No. 1371410011. ABSA Bank, Adderley Street, code 312-109.

NB: Please don’t forget to advise Poul-Ejnar Hansen either by e-mail or SMS to Mobile 0834430706 when you have paid the deposit, stating:

1) Your name 2) The amount 3) The course you wish to do 4) The date.

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A comprehensive manual on Celestial navigation, which will teach you how to use the sextant.


Pre-requisite: GHSA Yachtsmaster Offshore Course