Business and Law (Master Yachts)

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The Business and Law (Master Yachts) course is a component module of the MCA Master Yacht certification. This course starts with a basic introduction to civil and criminal law, negligence and duty of care.

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About the course

Starting with a basic introduction to civil and criminal law, negligence and duty of care, the structure of the UK Maritime Framework introduces maritime legislation, information and accident investigation, including onboard record keeping and requirements. Other areas covered include an introduction to international law, safety management, certification, documentation, safety requirements and seaworthiness.

At the end of the module, you’ll take a 2.5 hour examination with a required pass mark of 60%.

What’s included?

This all-inclusive Business and Law (Master Yachts) course is available on a residential and non-residential basis. The cost of the residential course covers all food and accommodation during your learning, while the non-residential course includes lunch.


5 days

Examination and assessment:

Assessment is by written 2.5 hour examination at the end of the module. The required pass mark is 60%.


Course syllabus will include:
  • Section 1 – Legal Framework
  • Section 2 – Safety Management
  • Section 3 – Contracts and Marine Insurance

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Dates and pricing

Course From To Non-res All-inc
Business and Law (Master Yachts) 08/07/2024 12/07/2024 £1,150 £1,370
Business and Law (Master Yachts) 11/11/2024 15/11/2024 £1,150 £1,370

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