Online RYA & STCW theory Courses


Learn in your own space, at your own pace...


rya vhf src radio course
rya essential navigation and seamanship course
rya professional practices and responsibilities course rya ppr


RYA VHF/SRC Marine Radio Online Course

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

RYA Essential Navigation & Seamanship

Navigation & safety awareness for new and inexperienced skippers and crew or those wanting to refresh their skills. 

RYA Professional Practices & Responsibilities Online Course

A compulsory online course for new and revalidating RYA Commercial endorsement holders.


rya cevni test
rya safe and fun course rya safeguarding


RYA CEVNI Test Online

Anyone requiring an ICC valid for inland waters must pass the CEVNI test. This can be done online or in person.

RYA Safe & Fun Online Course

Safeguarding Children & Vulnerable Adults. For anyone working in an RYA environment. Including volunteers & instructors. 

Combined Course Discount Options

RYA Online Safe & Fun + RYA First Aid classroom course . 

RYA VHF/SRC + First Aid Classroom Courses


The courses below are offered on behalf of and delivered by Navathome, an RYA Centre Specialising in Online courses:

rya day skipper theory course
rya yachtmaster offshore theory course
rya yachtmaster ocean online course

RYA Day Skipper theory online

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

RYA Yachtmaster Offshore theory online

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

RYA Yachtmaster Ocean theory online

Unravel the mysteries of astro navigation, sextants, ocean passage making, worldwide meteorology & electronic navigation aids. 



MCA Approved STCW online courses

STCW PSA Proficiency In Security awareness online course
STCW Proficiency in Designated Security duties online course

STCW Proficiency in Security Awareness Online Course

STCW ISPS PSA Online Course

Duration: 4 hours

STCW Proficiency in Security Duties Online Course

STCW ISPS Online Course

Duration: 8 hours



Why take your online course with us?

  • A dedicated RYA instructor for the duration of your course. 
  • Speedy email responses to any questions or additional instruction you may require. 
  • Unlimited email support from our experienced instructors
  • The option to Skype with your instructor for that more personal touch (pre-arranged times only)
  • Accessible from anywhere
  • SRC exams can be arranged ad-hoc in Southampton or Poole

Courses Hosted By:

rya interactive
virtual training centre

Navathome Ltd



How does it all work?

Once you receive an email from us, login to RYA Interactive or Navathome using the details you receive.

Carry out the online training course at your own pace.

If you have any questions, at any stage during your course, simply email your instructor.

On successful completion:

SRC - arrange your exam

PPR - print your certificate

Essential Nav/Day Skipper/Yachtmaster - recieve certificate

CEVNI - print your certificate



Computer requirements:

Please check the technical requirements to run your online course PRIOR to booking, these can be found on the individual course pages. If you need to download a new web browser or adobe flashplayer, the links to do this are available within RYA interactive.