If you are planning on joining our Yachtmaster Prep and Exam week to earn your Yachtmaster Certificate of Competence, make sure that you arrive prepared for the week. In this video, Ocean Sailing Academy owner and chief instructor Chris Roberts shares valuable tips to help you get the best results during the preparation week and exam.

There are many types of knots that can be used when sailing. Each knot serves a specific purpose, and knowing what knot to use in any given situation is a crucial skill to have as a sailor. Learn 8 essential knots, and when to use them, in this rope work masterclass video.