Westminster Boating Base provides a range of dry-land courses such as first aid and Essential Navigation & Seamanship.
This course will take your theory knowledge to the standard required for the Yachtmaster™ Coastal and Yachtmaster™ Offshore practical exams. The course covers all aspects of navigation, meteorology, safety at sea, and seamanship.
Covering all the essentials of near-shore navigation, collision regulations, meteorology, tidal calculations, safety and much more. It is essential preparation for the Day Skipper Practical course.
In a medical emergency a little first aid knowledge and immediate action can save lives, especially in remote locations. This one-day course is designed to provide a working knowledge of first aid for people using small craft and to support skippers.
The season begins on 01st May 2021. Kayaking and sailing continues throughout the winter on Sundays. Winter clothing regulations apply.