What are the Benefits of Online Theory Courses?

If you need something to keep you busy during lockdown or want to prepare for future practical courses, why not try an RYA Online course? With a range of courses to choose from, access to great resources, and support from qualified RYA trainers via email, online courses are a great way to build a strong foundation of knowledge to enhance your sailing practices.

At Ocean Sports Tuition, we offer a variety of RYA Online Courses, including:


When enrolling in one of our online courses, students have the full support of our expert RYA team. Dedicated to providing guidance and mentorship to students, our team are available by phone or email to assist with your learning. We can also help to signpost you towards the best course for you, based on your experience and previous knowledge.

At Ocean Sports Tuition, we love that our clients want to continue learning and expanding their boating knowledge even during a lockdown and are at hand to guide you throughout your knowledge journey! Call 02381 242 159 or email info@oceansportstuition.co.uk to speak to a member of staff about our RYA Online Courses.

Interactive Learning

Online learning doesn’t have to be boring! Our RYA Online Courses are interactive and engaging, giving you access to great resources to prepare you to pass your assessment. Courses such as the RYA Coastal Skipper/Yachtmaster Theory Online and RYA Day Skipper Theory courses provide the student with a CD-ROM containing interactive lessons, animated teaching slides and scrolling lessons to help bring your learning to life.

A range of RYA Online Courses offered by Ocean Sports Tuition (RYA Day Skipper, RYA Coastal Skipper and RYA Yachtmaster) give students up to 6 months to access a range of learning resources, including interactive videos with optional voiceovers and step-by-step animations. Combined with the support of our expert team, taking an online course with Ocean Sports Tuition is one of the best ways to get your RYA qualifications.

Next Steps

Enrolling in an online course with Ocean Sports Tuition is the perfect way to prepare for further learning. If your goal is to take the Day Skipper Practical course, the Day Skipper Theory Online course is the perfect foundation to build further practical skills. Similarly, the RYA Coastal Skipper/Yachtmaster Theory online course is the ideal stepping stone for students with a basic understanding of navigation who wish to complete the Yachtmaster or Coastal Skipper Practical courses.

Allowing you to learn at your own pace, our online courses provide excellent knowledge of boat safety and navigation to both first time and seasoned motor boaters or sailors who want to brush up on their theoretical knowledge. If you would like further information about our range of RYA Online Courses, call Ocean Sports Tuition on 02381 242 159 or email info@oceansportstuition.co.uk.

About Ocean Sports Tuition

Ocean Sports Tuition is a Southampton-based company offering boat charters and RYA-recognised practical and theory courses. We have been successfully delivering training on the South Coast and the Solent since 2004, and pride ourselves on providing excellent tuition and service to our customers. To find out more about Ocean Sports and our friendly team, click here.