Orals Preparation Officer of the Watch (Yachts less than 3000gt)

Orals Preparation Officer of the Watch (Yachts less than 3000gt

Give yourself the best chance of success. If you’ve completed all of your OOW modules and are preparing for the final oral exam, it’s highly recommended that you sign up for this intense final preparation course.

About the course

Designed to enhance and test your knowledge, this course will prepare you to answer questions clearly, accurately and comprehensively.

Delivered over five days, the course itself is not assessed, however it will prepare you for your MCA Officer of the Watch oral exam. You’ll need to book this exam directly with the MCA. If you require any further information then please get in contact with our expert advisors.


5 days

What’s included?

This all-inclusive course can be delivered on a residential or non-residential basis. If you opt for the residential course, the cost includes your accommodation and all food. The non-residential option includes lunch each day.

Examination and assessment:

MCA Officer of the Watch oral examination. Students will need to book their exam directly with the MCA.

  • This is a preparation course for the Officer of the Watch oral exam
  • Exams need to be booked directly with the MCA and will be held at an MCA Marine Office
  • You will need a Notice of Eligibility (NoE) before being able to book an exam
Bespoke online course available

Learn at your own pace. Take advantage of our home based online oral preparation courses. This can be arranged as a bespoke 1:1 option or as part of a group. For more information and how to book, please use the contact form below or e-mail us at:
[email protected]


Completion of the Officer of the Watch (Yachts less than 3000gt) modules.


Syllabus will include:
  • Navigation
  • Response to emergencies
  • On-board Ship Operation
  • Legislative Requirements

For full syllabus information, please see MSN 1858, Annex B

Dates and pricing

Course From To All-inc
Orals Preparation (OOW Yachts) 22/02/2021 26/02/2021 £1,150
Orals Preparation (OOW Yachts) 10/05/2021 14/05/2021 £1,150
Orals Preparation (OOW Yachts) 18/10/2021 22/10/2021 £1,150
Orals Preparation (OOW Yachts) 15/11/2021 19/11/2021 £1,150

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