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ICC (International Certificate of Competence)
THINKING OF CHARTERING IN EUROPE?
YOU MAY NEED AN INTERNATIONAL CERTIFICATE OF COMPETENCY
Uniquely, IYT Worldwide has been approved by the Irish Government to issue ICC s to qualified applicants of any nationality on their behalf. IYT Worldwide has also had approval from the M.C.A. (Maritime and Coastguard Agency of Great Britain) for many years to issue ICCs to United Kingdom passport holders and various other countries on their approved list.
Obtaining your ICC.
Listed below are the requirements students should be able to confidently demonstrate in order to receive the certification. Please contact us using the contact form below if you require an further information or an brief chat to clarify any questions you may have.
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ICC for Coastal Waters
Preparation for sea – Checklist and mechanical checks
Short Passage – each candidate executes a short pre-planned passage as skipper where testing of the following is required:
Coming alongside / berthing / un-berthing
Man overboard recovery
360 degree turn
3 point turn
Handling under sail (for sail endorsement)
Handling under power (for power endorsement)
Theory examinations cover the following subjects:
Shapes and sounds
Buoyage (IALA A & B)
Variation & deviation
Chartwork /symbols & abbreviations
Tides- height of tide and drying height
Basic position fixing
Course to steer to counteract tide or current
Set & drift / leeway
Pilotage- required for coastal knowledge