RYA Yachtmaster Mallorca

By : Seawake

RYA Yachtmaster Mallorca – Shore based Theory, Theory Exams, Practical Preparation 5 Days and Yachtmaster Offshore Exam

We don’t do volume, we provide the best bespoke RYA Yachtmaster Offshore Motor training in Mallorca where we work with you as an individual to ensure you have the best chance of success.Our instructors are experienced Yachtmaster’s with many years of training experience and who understand how to give you the best chance of success.We can never guarantee you will pass your final Certificate of Competence exams but we certainly ensure you are prepared to give you the best chance of success.

Come and train in the best training environment in Mallorca where we give the best service and keep our classes small to ensure you gain the most out of your course.

We work with each student to understand their experience, strength and weaknesses before the course commences so we can guide you on any revisions even before you attend the coure.

We realise through experience that YM Offshore theory can be challenging and we don’t think large class sizes are conducive to providing the best tuition. As such we limit our class sizes to just 4 people allowing you the best student to instructor ratios.

What is included in your RYA Yachtmaster Mallorca

5 day Theory with our Yachtmaster Instructor Mark Wright with a maximum of 4 students allowing the best learning environment and maximum instructor time. Day 6 can be used for additional theory training if required.

day 7 is effectively a day off as we believe this will improve your training potential

5 days on our Fairline Phantom 46 based out of Club de Mar in Palma followed by a 2 day practical exam including night exercise with an RYA Examiner https://seawake.es/our-boats/

What is not included:

RYA Yachtmaster Offshore Motor Exam Fees – payable directly to the RYA

Travel Costs for the Examiner [this is split between the 4 on the course] and will be agreed before you do the course once an Examiner has been appointed.

You are also expected to provide lunch for the Examiner [on the final 2 days] which could be a sandwich or similar.

An RYA Yachtmaster Offshore Motor Certificate of Competence is often the ultimate aim of aspiring skippers. It is a well known, highly respected qualification worldwide, proving your experience and competence as a skipper. RYA Yachtmaster Mallorca


The Yachtmaster offshore is an important certificate.  It enables you to work as master of UK commercial vessels of up to 200gt unto 150 miles from a safe haven.

The RYA Yachtmaster Mallorca offshore is obtained by examination which involves exercises, challenges and tasks from any part of the syllabus to demonstrate the ability and confidence of the skipper.

We help you prepare for the exam look at your strengths and weaknesses. We can then build on the areas that need to be improved to put you in the best position for the exam.  This typically lasts 5 days. A separate fee is to be paid of you for RYA exams. This must be arranged well in advance.

The exam will include an assessment of your skippering skills, boat handling, general seamanship, navigation, safety awareness and knowledge of the IRPCS (collision regulations), meteorology and signals. Candidates will be set tasks to demonstrate their ability and may also be asked questions on any part of the syllabus.

Please contact us if you are unsure about any aspect of your experience so that we can try to guide you on areas you may need to work on

Duration: 7 days in total, 5 days preparation covering all skills, followed by the exam over 2 days which takes 6 hours per candidate.

Ratio: Maximum 4 to each boat and instructor, minimum of 2 people.