Master of <24m vessel up to 60 nautical miles offshore
Chief Mate of 500 ton vessel up to 60 nautical miles offshore
Chief Mate of 200 ton vessel up to 150 nautical miles offshore
The Master of Yachts Coastal/Mate 200 TON qualification covers the following based on the M.C.A Deck Manning Table for Commercially Operated Yachts up to 200 gross tons.
Candidates should be 18 years of age or older.
One must hold or obtain a Marine Communications VHF-SRC Radio
Operators certificate. One must hold or obtain all STCW’10 certificates.
STCW certificates must be valid (not expired).
Candidates must provide documented proof of 25 days and 800 miles at sea including two days as watch leader/skipper and 12 hours underway on watch at night.
Candidates may sit the course prior to obtaining the minimum sea time. However, they will not be issued their Master of Yachts Coastal/Mate 200 Tons certificate until all the requirements have been met.
Verification of yachting experience must be signed by the skipper of the yacht on which the candidate was sailing. Candidates claiming sea time during times when they were acting as captain may sign their own entries, but will need independent proof that can be verified by IYT. Sea time must be obtained on a vessel at least 10m in length. If you have a sea time logbook please scan copies of pages and send to us in one PDF document; make sure your name is at the top of each page prior to scanning You may also use these documents: (you must be logged in to your IYT Account to access) iyt testimonial for sea service iyt candidate sea time form A current medical fitness examination and a colour blind eyesight examination. Medical/eyesight examinations are valid for a period of two years.