Virtual classroom training

What is a Virtual Classroom (VC)?

A place without walls where tutorials are held over the internet , students and instructors can interact to achieve a desired learning outcome. 

What questions can i ask? 

We offer 1:1 Skype/FaceTime/Telephone tutorials to assist you with any of the questions/queries you may have about any subject within any of the RYA courses. This is an almost unlimited resource especially for you, making your life easier by tailoring the answers specifically to your requirements / questions. 



  • RYA Coastal Skipper/Yachtmaster Questions
  • RYA Day Skipper Questions 
  • Preparation for RYA Instructor Training 
  • and so much more...

Why people choose the Virtual Classroom? 

  • Get a specific answer to a specific question, tailored to your needs. 
  • To avoid asking the question infront of others.. 

Some examples of the tutorial subjects that you may require input on:

Specific Navigation Questions:

  • Calculating for Secondary Ports
  • Position Fixing
  • Tides
  • Plotting a course to steer
  • Calculating for Variation / Deviation

General Boating:

  • Planning for a longer passage/trip
  • Effective use of GPS/ Chart Plotter
  • Rules of the road (IRPCS)
  • Charts & symbols

Instructor Course Preparation:

  • Teaching Techniques
  • Planning for presentations
  • Briefing and Debriefing Skills
  • Giving effective feedback 
  • Questioning Techniques


You will be allocated a relevant member of our staff dependant on the subject that you would like assistance on, all our staff have been within working within the industry for 10 years + and are ready and able to help you! : 

  • RYA Yachtmaster Shorebased Instructor  - for any questions you have regarding preparation for your RYA Day Skipper or Coastal Skipper/Yachtmaster courses or on-going questions after completion of these courses and more. 
  • RYA Coach/Assessor - for any questions you have regarding preparation for your RYA Dinghy, Keelboat or Catamaran Instructor or Senior instructor course or on-going instruction across the National Sailing Schemes and more. 
  • RYA Powerboat Instructor Trainer - for any questions regarding preparation for your RYA Powerboat or Advanced Powerboat Instructor Course or regarding your on-going instruction across the powerboat schemes and more. 
  • RYA PWC Instructor Trainer - for any questions regarding either preparation for or on-going instruction of the PWC (jetski) courses and more. 

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