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An experienced Yachtmaster Ocean commercially endorsed, COC Yachtmaster Offshore Power, COC Yachtmaster offshore Sail with both power and sailing vessels within the marine industry.

SAILING

Yachtmaster Ocean Commercial Endorsement

Yachtmaster Offshore Commercial Endorsement


With many years experience with many types of sailing vessels from 7m to 18.2m Nigel has sailed Sloop, Cutter, Ketch rigs to name a few.  Starting of with a laser at the age of 11 progressing to a 6 meter hurricane catamaran, Nigel has both instructed dinghy and catamaran sailing,  and skippered many a sailing boat.  Having his own 11.2 meter 1950 Ocean class yacht 20 tones he is able to motivate crew look after paying passenger whilst performing as a dedicated skipper.   Nigel has developed a good range of skills for local and Ocean sailing and enjoys both passage routing planing and celestial navigation in detail   

Some examples of sailing experience is:


Dartmouth to cherbourg

Vigo to Lisbon,

Funchal Madeira,

Santa Maria

Ponta Delgada in the Azores

Plymouth

Cowes




Mooring work using landing craft with both winch and crane operations Nigel holds both Lantra certificate for the operation of hydraulic cranes and winch systems to support the successful delivery of mooring checks, Installation with dive teams and seabed to surface hauling.
POWER

Yachtmaster Offshore Commercial Endorsement

Advance Power Boat  Commercial Endorsement


As part of working with various work boats Nigel has perfected his skills worked with single screw boats, double screw boats up to 24 meters in length up to 50 tone.    Working in close quarters around harbors, barges, electrical systems, moorings, and other boats Nigel is able to maneuver very acutely vessels around objects coming along side both astern and ahead.


Some examples of work undertaken is:


Diver Transport to various locations and surface diving:  Working with teams of up to 6 divers Nigel is able to skipper vessels into position for dive teams offering support and safety as skipper at anytime.  Supporting both H/S and PTW with dive teams.  the successful transport of complex dive equipment to and from dive locations.

Safety Officer for the safe operations of vessels conforming to the IMO regulations such as 1918 Safety Of Life At Sea, therefore working at exposed site understanding weather is key to the SOLAS requirements and Nigel has extensive knowledge of weather patterns as part of Yachtmaster Ocean development training. One of the main areas is with Marpol 7378 ensuring that the marine environment is one of the top priorities when it comes to operations, refueling, and general day to day activities.


DELIVERY

Over the last 3 years Nigel has skippered many local delivery voyages.  Using different crews as skipper being commissioned to take charge of vessels and deliver to various locations the above skills have been called upon to make sure that the successful delivery is on time and without incident.  Making sure that vessels and sometime cargo is sea worthy Nigel is able to successfully delivery as per requirements.      


Further Information available: nh08101@googlemail.com 

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