WORLD CLASS TRAINING

Located in the historic yachting capital of the Northeast, Newport, Rhode Island, Confident Captain/Ocean Pros ranks among the best and the finest when it comes to providing training, instruction, education, and consultation for mariners of all skill levels worldwide.

From the moment you contact Confident Captain/Ocean Pros for your training needs, you will receive the dedication, skill and professionalism that makes us world class! Our staff captains, instructors, and management are committed to providing the best possible training, service and consultation for all mariners, be them a recreational boater, a US Captain, or a Yachtmaster.

Confident Captain/Ocean Pros offers world class training throughout your career. Our commitment doesn't end when you finish your training, Our students benefit from our commitment and dedication for their entire career. All of our clients have continuing access to the vast training resources and consultation available at Confident Captain/Ocean Pros.

 


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USCG CAPTAINS LICENSE COURSES
Confident Captain/Ocean Pros is the ONLY Captain's License school that operates full-time in Rhode Island! We offer a full compliment of USCG Captain's courses including: OUPV (Six-Pak), Master's license from 25 to 200 GT, and Able-Seaman Certification. In order to become an excellent captain, you not only need plenty of experience on the water, but also an
accomplished instructor for your Captain's Course. At Confident Captain/Ocean Pros, all of our instructors are seasoned professional mariners with vast experience on all types of vessels. Each instructor makes sure that class time consists of lecture, video, and hands on training such as marlinspike skills and navigation practice to ensure that mariners with different learning styles easily absorb the necessary material. Our staff and instructors will be with you EVERY step of the way making sure that you get the most
out of the course and are on a path towards success!

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YACHTMASTER CERTIFICATION
Confident Captain/Ocean Pros is one of only two facilities in the United States that offers the elite Yachtmaster Offshore Sail Certification. This certification is essential to those in the international yachting community who are looking for a certification that is recognized worldwide. If you are looking for a certification that will allow you to captain vessels of up to 200 tons and is recognized by over 20 countries, than this is the course for you! Although many students choose to have their Yachtmaster Certification commercially endorsed, this course is also for the accomplished recreational boater who is looking to improve his/her skills and have those skills recognized by the Royal Yachting Association, the UK based organization that oversees the Yachtmaster Program.

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STCW-95 CERTIFICATION

There is no better way to learn safety skills than to practice them side by side with a team of accomplished instructors! During our 5-day course, you will learn firefighting, personal survival, personal safety and social responsibility, and first aid/CPR theory and then practice these skills in various environments. Get ready to don full fire-fighting gear and practice putting out fires; quickly change into a survival suit, deploy a liferaft, and enter the raft which will be floating in a pool simulating an abandon ship situation; fine tune your first aid and CPR skills to ensure that you will be prepared in an emergency situation; all while learning how to work effectively, efficiently, and respectively in a team environment! This course is instructed in compliance with STCW-95 Code A; VI/1-2 and provides a variety of practical and theoretical lessons fundamental to onboard safety.

 

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Confident Captain/Ocean Pros · 250 Thames St. Suite 202 Newport RI 02840 · Tel: (401)849-1257 · captain@confidentcaptain.com

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