Please note if Covid-19 restrictions prevent us from running this course, we will transfer your place to a later date or issue a refund.
This course is for leisure and professional boaters wanting to undertake more adventurous trips. It includes navigation by day and night, weather and other aspects of skippering a small boat on more challenging passages in coastal waters. Anybody undertaking this course must have the practical skills of the Intermediate course and knowledge of navigation to at least the standard of the Yachtmaster Coastal/Offshore shorebased course. Students taking the Advanced course must hold a VHF/SRC operators certificate and a valid / in-date first aid certificate.
Included within the three days is the 2-day course completion syllabus, plus an additional day of consolidation and exam preparation ahead of the Certificate of Competence exam that takes place on the evening of the third day. Once successfully passed, the CoC can be commercially endorsed.
The RYA charge a fee for the exam, this is not included in our course price.