We offer RYA Day Skipper and Ocean shorebased courses over 5 days in the classroom, or Coastal/Yachtmaster over 6 days.
The Day Skipper and Coastal/Yachtmaster shorebased 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 theory course covers astro navigation, voyage planning and world weather routing.
Day Skipper Shorebased – £395 (£1250 1:1 tuition) – 5x days
Yachtmaster Shorebased (Coastal/Offshore) – £495 (£1500 1:1 tuition) – 6x days
Yachtmaster Ocean Shorebased – £495 (£1250 1:1 tuition) – 5x days
All classroom courses include training materials, lunch, and tea/coffee.
1:1 classroom tuition is charged at £250 per day, subject to availability. So, if you need a day of focused teaching to firm up any particular subjects or areas, please contact us.
Blended Learningoptions are available, combining online courses with 1:1 tuition:
1) Online Course with 1x day in the classroom – £295/£310 plus £250 = £545/£560
2) Online course with 4x 45 minute sessions (3 hours total) via Skype or FaceTime – £295/£310 plus £120 = £415/£430
Invigilated Assessments can be offered for free to anyone who books an online course with us and who requires an invigilated assessment for a commercial endorsement or as a Master 200 prerequisite.
We can also arrange invigilated assessments at our sites around the country, or elsewhere in the world, at cost.
We also offer Online theory courses, with the cost as follows:
£295 for Day Skipper/Ocean
£310 for Coastal/Offshore