OOW Yachts <3000GT STCW Reg II/1 MOY <500GT STCW Reg II/2 - Transport Malta CoC
- Course Type:
- Officer of the Watch (Yachts) - Less than 3,000GT
- Training School:
- Ħal Far Industrial Estate, Birżebbuġa, Malta
To transfer the required knowledge, competence and skills to the course participants’, as stated in the STCW Convention. On successful completion of the course & oral examination, candidates will be able to work worldwide as a Deck Officer on yachts less than 3000GT, holding a Transport Malta Flag Authority issued Certificate of Competence.
Participant can also opt to sit for the Oral Examination of the MOY<500GT and apply for their COC once they complete the necessary ancillary courses as well as sea-time in the capacity of OOW-Y 3000GT.
6 Academic Study Units & Oral Prep
Tuition on all modules will be completed 13 weeks.
You will have the option to complete the course via either:
- Comprehensive Route [13 week course]
- Bi-Modular Route [over 2 periods]*
*Both modules to be completed within 2 calendar years of each other
October 2022 depending on Ancillary's require. Modules will start in November.
- Stability Yachts
- Passage Planning
- Marine Meteorology
- Bridge Watchkeeping
- Maritime Law
- Celestial Navigation
Oral Exam Preparation - various sessions will be organised in class with Master Mariners and Pilots to best prepare you for this Oral Exam!
STCW Ancillary Certificates Courses as required, can be completed at MaritimeMT as part of the course.
- Basic Safety Training
- RADAR/ARPA - Operational
- Efficient DeckHand
- Leadership and Teamwork - Operational
- Advanced Fire Fighting
- GMDSS GOC
- Medical First Aid
To be eligible to attend this course, students must fulfil the following requirements:
Be at least 18 years of age
Hold a valid seafarers medical fitness certificate (IMO/ILO)
Hold a valid STCW Basic Safety Training Certificate
Hold a valid TM Master of Yachts 200 GT certificate or equivalent endorsed by Transport Malta
Hold a GMDSS GOC
Have been engaged in bridge watchkeeping duties for at least 6 months
Sea Time Requirements:
12 months seatime whilst holding a TM Training Record Book
36 months seatime (Not holding Training Record Book)
All seatime must be obtained on vessels of 15 metres, 80GT or more.
This course is available on the following days:
(please check the availability with the training school)
- 13th February 2023 ★ (12 places)
- 13th November 2023 ★ (15 places)
★ Provisional dates