RYA Cruising Instructor (Motor) Course in Southampton

If you're an experienced Yachtmaster skipper hoping to learn practical teaching skills, this course is for you! This 4-day RYA Cruising Instructor (Motor) course in Southampton provides comprehensive instruction allowing candidates to teach practical courses up to the level of RYA Day Skipper.

Course Duration: 4 days and one night navigation exercise
Course Location: Saxon Wharf Marina, Southampton, SO14 5QF
Course Cost: £1,050pp
Previous Experienced Required: Yes
Minimum Age Requirement: 18 years old
What The Course Includes: Mooring fees, lunch, one evening meal on board, use of waterproofs, fuel, VAT, tea, coffee, water, cakes, and more!
 What You Will Learn: Hands on teaching experience which will allow you to teach up to RYA Day Skipper level.

To book, please view our course dates and book online, or alternatively email us or phone us on 02381 242159.

Become a Cruising Instructor with Our RYA Cruising Instructor (Motor) Course

If you’re an experienced RYA Yachtmaster Offshore skipper hoping to learn teaching skills, our RYA Cruising Instructor (Motor) Course is for you! With training from qualified RYA instructors, this 4-day course runs at our RYA Training Centre in Southampton with immediate access to the open water of the Solent.

  • Perfect for those wanting to take their first steps to become an RYA Cruising Instructor 
  • Taught by appointed RYA instructor trainers
  • Learn how to teach on the water
  • Free parking
  • A central Southampton location

Do I Need Previous Experience?

To complete the RYA Cruising Instructor (Motor) Course you will need to have completed your Yachtmaster Offshore qualification and extensive logged sea time.

This course is not for newly qualified Yachtmaster skippers or beginners, as your instructors will expect you to have deepened practical knowledge of boating and real-life experience.

The fast-paced nature of this course means that there is little time for filling gaps in knowledge. You will need a RYA Yachtmaster Offshore Power qualification with commercial endorsement, PPR, valid first aid certificate, and a pre-course knowledge check to book this course.

What will I learn?

The RYA Cruising Instructor (Motor) Course provides comprehensive training into delivering an RYA course up Day Skipper level. This course will include an assessment of your knowledge, and will provide a structured framework for you to use to teach this knowledge to candidates.

You will be taught in a small group, but will also experience 1-2-1 training with an instructor trainer who will observe and deliver constructive feedback to ensure that you are meeting the structure and standards of an RYA qualified instructor.

RYA Cruising Instructor (Motor)
Course Cost:

The cost of the RYA Cruising Instructor (Motor) Course is £1,050 per person inc VAT.

The RYA Cruising Instructor (Motor) Course Fee Includes:

  • Mooring fees
  • Loan of Gore-Tex waterproofs
  • Fuel costs
  • VAT 
  • Free refreshments including tea and coffee
  • Lunch's and evening meal on night of night navigation exercise

Please be aware that this is a 4-day course and we do not provide overnight accommodation on site. However, we have a curated list of recommended accommodations to suit all tastes and budgets, and the Ocean Sports Tuition team are more than happy to find you a place to stay for the duration of your visit. 

For further information regarding online bookings, course prices, or our Cruising Instructor (Motor) Course schedule, please call Ocean Sports Tuition on:
02381 242159 or email info@oceansportstuition.co.uk.
Booking Details

To book, please view our course dates below and book online, email us or phone us on 02381 242159.

If you have any questions, or want to know if the course is right for you, or just want to talk in more detail about the course, please do not hesitate to call us.