Improve your experience. We are very sorry but this website does not support Internet Explorer. We recommend using a different browser that is supported such as Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox.

Transport Malta Recreational Skipper

If you want to cross to Sicily or sail around the Mediterranean basin, then this is the licence you need!


Course Name:

Recreational Skipper

Course Aim:

This course is intended for persons who wish to operate a pleasure boat up to 24 metres in length when navigating outside Territorial waters up to 35Nm from the nearest safe haven for recreational purposes only, within the Mediterranean Sea.


6 days (Part-time) – Evening Sessions

Course Structure

Tuition will be given over 3 days on the following units:

  1. Passage Planning
  2. Personal Survival Techniques
  3. Search & Rescue
  4. Introduction to MARPOL
  5. Basic Engineering
  6. Practical Sessions

Entry Requirements

To be eligible to attend this course, students must fulfil the following requirements:

  • Be 18 years or older
  • Must have held a valid TM Nautical License or international equivalent for a minimum of 12 months
  • Must hold a valid VHF-SRC or GMDSS ROC/GOC

Similar courses

VHF SRC - (TM - M.S.)

Radio communications certificate of operators – Specifications of minimum standard of knowledge, understanding and proficiency for RT (VHF only) Operators (S.L. 399.35)

More Information
Master on Yachts <200GT (TM - MSD)

Get this licence and you will be able to earn a living while doing something you love!

More Information
Practical Boat Handling on an Open Boat

This 4-hour practical course is designed to cater for boaters who would like to have more experience in handling their recreational boat.

More Information

Press enter to see more results