RYA Shore based Navigation Courses

RYA Essential Navigation Theory course.

This course is a perfect starting point for an aspiring Yachtsman, introducing the basics of chart work and navigation and safety awareness for new, inexperienced or rusty skippers and crew.


RYA Day skipper Theory course.

A comprehensive introduction to chart  work, navigation, meteorology and the basics of seamanship. A comprehensive introduction to cruising for inexperienced skippers, some on water experience is desirable. Once complete, participants will have a good understanding of background knowledge to skipper a small yacht in familiar waters by day.

Dates TBC

RYA Yacht master Theory course.

Advanced training for more experienced skippers. The RYA Coastal Skipper / Yacht master Course consists of advanced navigation and seamanship training for those wanting to move on to the RYA Coastal Skipper or yacht master. This course equips you to safely navigate coastal and offshore passage by day and night.

Dates TBC

Dates can be arranged bespoke including evening classes over a series of weeks. Please get in touch to arrange this with our booking team.

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