Skipper's licenses

General
For bareboat charter in Croatia it is a necessary to have a valid skipper’s license and  license to operate radio station according to the Croatian regulation. Croatian citizen often need a boat skipper license category B,  while others must have a license that is on the list of recognized certificates issued by the Ministry. Also you can get skipper license in Croatia or hire a skipper for charter.  

Croatian licenses
There are several categories of  Croatian licenses issued by the Ministry of Sea, Transport and  Infrastructure. You will obtain international skippers license.

1.) Boat Skipper category A
- is authorized to operate with boats up to 7m  with engine power up to 15KW
- navigation area III and IV
2.) Boat Skipper category B
- is authorized to operate pleasure boats up to 30GT or charter boats up to 30GT without proffesional crew
- navigation area III and IV
3.) Boat Skipper category C
- is authorized to operate with any kind of boats up to 30GT
- navigation area I, II and all world’s seas
4.) Yacht Master category A and B
- is authorised to operate with any kind of boats up to 100GT for A category and up to 500 for B category
- navigation area on all world’s seas  

Exams
Exams for boat skipper categories A and B are quite simple and accessible to everyone.
The exam can be passed in each port of authorities in Croatia. Exams are usualy organised once in week. The exam covers only the theoretical part and last few hours. The exam price and fees, are determined by Ministry of Sea, Transport and Infrastructure. All licenses issued by Croatian ministry are acceptable in whole world as Croatia is a member of European Maritime Council.

Following documents are required for exam:
1. completed form for acces to exam and fee of 40,00 kuna
2. two recent photographs 2,5 cm x 3,5 cm
3. copy of ID card  and/or passport copy
4. confirmation of payment  for exam

Extra Discount Extra Discount

Dolkar
44%
Bavaria 36 2003
2020-08-29 - 2020-09-05
Berths: 8
1,500€ 840€/ week
per person 105€/ week
Cabins: 3 / WC: 1
Charter place: MURTER
ZAGLAV
25%
Elan 38 1993
2020-08-29 - 2020-09-12
Berths: 6+1
1,095€ 821€/ week
per person 117€/ week
Cabins: 3 / WC: 2
Charter place: Vodice
SUSAK
30%
2020-08-29 - 2020-09-05
Berths: 8+2
1,690€ 1,183€/ week
per person 118€/ week
Cabins: 4 / WC: 2
Charter place: Sukošan
Gilles Igloi
“It took boat owner only 2h to localise the boat, check the problem und solve the problem (we were on an island, it could not have been done faster) ...”
Dufour 430
2020-07-25
Charter place: Pula
Miriam Gautier
“We have spent a great week on the boat. Thank you for all your support ...”
Elan 344 Impression
2020-07-11
Charter place: Pula
Andrzej Jarmakowicz
“We completed one more time our charter voyage in Croatia. We had fantastic weather again in October ! ( 3rd time ) ...”
Sun Odyssey 449
2019-10-05
Charter place: Trogir
Keith Gibson
“Thanks for your part in finding a boat for us! Thanks, too, for the T shirts, they are very striking and attractive...”
Bavaria 36
2019-09-07
Charter place: Zadar
Franco Garnero
“We have sailed for one week in Krk, Rab, Losini and Kres area with a Yacht-Rent rented boat, a 2009 Bavaria 45.”
Bavaria Cruiser 45
2019-08-31
Charter place: KRK
Alexey Balakirev
“Thank you once again for your good service. Looking forward to your best offers at next season.”
Fountaine Pajot Lucia 40
2018-09-22
Charter place: Göcek