Stability (Master Yachts)

The Stability  (Master Yachts) course is a component module of the MCA Master certification.

About the Stability (Master Yachts) course

The course covers the basic principles of hydrostatics, hull form and static and initial stability. It also includes the interpretation of curves of statical stability, ships’ stability data and calculations involving loading and shifting of weights, dry docking, longitudinal stability and basic calculation.

Master Yachts – Stability course detail

Prerequisite experience:

  • None required


  • 5 Days

Training towards:

You might also consider:

Examination and assessment:

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

Useful information

  1. Your pass certificate is valid for three years.
  2. You do not need a Notice of Eligibility (NoE) to attend this course. However, you will need an NoE for your MCA oral examination.  Allow at least six weeks (or more) for the NoE to be processed by the MCA.

Stability (Master Yachts)04/11/201908/11/2019 £1,150 £1,070
Stability (Master Yachts)27/01/202031/01/2020 £1,150 £1,070