RYA Coastal Skipper / Yachtmaster Theory

The RYA Coastal Skipper / Yachtmaster Theory Course will teach you how to passage plan and navigate along offshore and coastal passages. This course is ideal for students wishing to attend a Yacht master or coastal skipper practical Week and is aimed at motor boaters are sailors alike.

What will I learn?

Topics covered will include – stability, sailing in foreign waters, safety equipment, electronic navigation, secondary ports, CTS, EP’s, DR, Lights and Shapes and Weather.
Included in the course are a number of assessment papers which your instructor will guide you towards.

Course Schedule:

6 days – five days teaching,  one day for exams.
Online –  40hrs plus 6.5 hrs for exams.

Course Includes:

  • RYA CD ROM
  • RYA Coastal Skipper / Yachtmaster course notes book
  • RYA Coastal Skipper / Yachtmaster exercise book
  • Expert Tuition
  • Use of plotter and dividers

Course Location:

Saxon Wharf Marina
Southampton
SO14 5QF

Do I need previous experience?

Yes this course is not for complete beginners – Navigation to a Day skipper shore based standard. Students will gain more from the course if they have had the opportunity to put this into practice.

This course is a great course and over the years Ocean Sports Tuition has been teaching it, we have found that both the online course and face to face tuition are a must before any practical course or exam.

The course costs £425.00 per person for group face to face tuition or £325 for online training. We also offer this course on a one:one basis at £1250.