Classroom RYA Courses



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rya vhf src radio course
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RYA First Aid Course

Covering all the usual 1st aid subjects but from a boating perspective. Aimed at anyone who goes afloat, whether on inland waters, rivers, estuaries or on cross channel passages.

RYA VHF/SRC Marine Radio Course

The 1 day classroom course, preparing you to complete the VHF/SRC practical and theory exam. A legal requirement for marine VHF users worldwide.

RYA Short Range Certificate Exam 

Short Range Certificate (SRC) exam taken in order to gain the RYA VHF SRC Marine Radio Certificate


Duration: 1 day

Duration: 1 day

Duration: 1.5 hours


RYA Sea Survival Course

This course prepares you to stay alive in an emergency!  Suitable for anyone that uses a boat whether it be for pleasure or commercially.

World Sailing ISAF Offshore Personal Survival Techniques Course

RYA / World Sailing (ISAF) Offshore Personal Survival Course

For recreational and racing skippers and crews who encounter rough weather and problems at sea. Meets eligibility requirements of section 6.01 of the ISAF Special Regulations for category 0, 1 and some category 2 offshore races

World Sailing ISAF Offshore Personal Survival Techniques refresher course

RYA / World Sailing (ISAF) Offshore Personal Survival Refresher

For those that have previously completed the course previously and are required to complete refresher training. 


Duration: 1 day

Duration: 2 days

Duration: 1 day


rya essential navigation and seamanship course
rya day skipper theory course
rya yachtmaster offshore theory course

RYA Essential Navigation & Seamanship

Navigation & safety awareness for new and inexperienced skippers and crew or those wanting to refresh their skills. This can be completed online or in person.

RYA Day Skipper theory course

The knowledge to navigates safely around familiar waters by day with an introduction to night cruising. 

RYA Yachtmaster Offshore theory course

Advanced training for skippers wishing to navigate safely on coastal & offshore passages.


Duration: 2 days

Duration: 5 days

Duration: 5 days



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