RYA Theory and Skills Courses

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RYA Theory and Skills Courses

RYA navigational theory and specialist skills courses underpin your on water competence.

Navigation courses
We offer RYA Day Skipper and Ocean courses over 5 day in the classroom or Coastal/Yachtmaster over 6 days or RYA Interactive theory courses.

The Day Skipper and Coastal/Yachtmaster courses are progressive steps covering Navigation, Pilotage, Buoyage, Collision Regulations, Weather and much much more. They are also pre-requisite to gaining some commercial boating licenses.

The Yachtmaster Ocean course covers astro navigation, voyage planning and world weather routing.

Cost: 5 day courses £500 (£1250 1:1 tuition) includes lunch and training materials
6 day courses £600 (£1500 1:1 tuition) includes lunch and training materials
Interactive online £295 for Day Skipper and Ocean or £310 for Coastal/Offshore

Specialist Skills: Cost £110
To enhance your knowledge in specific areas we offer RYA and MCA certificated short courses. Click these links for specific fact sheets.

SRC/VHF Radio Communications Licence (exam fee payable)
RYA First Aid
RYA Diesel Engine Maintenance
RYA Radar Operator
RYA Sea Survival

Click to see our latest course dates & availability

Groups
All RYA courses and tailor made training can be arranged at our base or at a venue to suit you for groups of people.

All our theory and specialist skills courses include  tea, coffee, lunch and training materials where relevant. The Marine Radio (SRC/VHF) course fee does not include the exam fee which is payable directly to the RYA.

RYA books designed to supplement these courses can be purchased through our RYA bookshop page.