Experience required prior training: None
Certification required prior training: None
Minimum age required: 10 years old
Suggested number of training hours: 20 hours (minimum 3 days)
Skills and knowledge required for a Yacht Crew
- Knows the basic parts of yacht and what are the designed for:
- Stern, aft etc.
- Can operate elementary yacht's systems:
- Gass oven;
- Can fill up the water and diesel tanks;
- Can operate the inboard engine;
- Start it;
- Switch it off;
- Check whether cooling system works;
- Inspection before starting.
Line and spring handling
- Can combine two lines of the same and different diameter;
- Can make:
- Fast a line on a cleat;
- Fishermen's bend;
- Coil mooring lines;
- Hand over,
- Make fast on cleat;
- Let go mooring lines;
- Can describe different ways of taking a mooring.
Handling sail sheets and haulyards
- Set and bring down the sails;
- Reef down and shake off the reefs.
- Fix them by applying adequate knots:
- effectively operate the manouvering fender:
Operating the anchor.
- Prepare anchor for weighing (switches and controls)
- Operate the windlass (letting out and taking in the chain)
Operating the dinghy.
- Take the dinghy off the deck and pull it in onto the deck;
- Secure the dinghy to the yacht;
- Use paddles effectively;
- Secure the dinghy to the deck.
- Safely move arround the deck;
- Use the safety equipement;
- Use the distress singalling equipment (pirotechnics, mirror, flags etc.);
- Use the fire fighting equipment (fire extinguishers – with consideration of various types available, fire blanket);
- Apply various methods to make a distress signal (at least 4 methods).
- Keep observation of the sailing area and pass over information about the direction and distance to objects;
- Knows the lights of their own yacht in the night;
- Make adequate signals in fog (under sails, under power);
- Effectively hold the helm.
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