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28 Jan 18:30 - 0 places remaining

RYA Yachtmaster Offshore / Coastal Skipper Theory Course

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. The course will be taught by and experienced and expert RYA Instructor.

Taught over 40 hours, the course features three exam papers: 1) International Regulations for Preventing Collisions at Sea (IRPCS), 2) Chartwork, 3) Passage Making. As with the Day Skipper Shorebased course, the RYA’s specially designed chart plotter software will be used during the course to give you a realistic experience of modern electronic navigation.

Course topics include:

The course allows some time for revision of the basics, before moving on to more advanced material and topics.

There is homework commitment for this course.  Please allow for around 3 hours per week



Day Skipper Shore-based Course (or equivalent - contact us if you want to discuss your experience)

Assumed knowledge

Navigation to Day Skipper shore-based standard


What's included?

What will I need to bring?



40 hours over 8 Monday evenings PLUS 1 Saturday

Mon 28th Jan to 18th March, 18:30 - 22:30 each day & Saturday 23rd March 2019 - 10:00 - 6pm

Monday 28th Jan - EVENING

Monday 4th Feb - EVENING

Monday 11th Feb - EVENING

Monday 18th Feb - EVENING

Monday 25th Feb - EVENING

Monday 4th March - EVENING

Monday 11th March - EVENING

Monday 18th March - EVENING

Saturday 23rd March - DAY



A shorebased theory course at our RYA Training Centre in Pimlico, with an RYA Instructor. 

Westminster Boating Base
136 Grosvenor Road
London SW1V 3JY





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RYA Yachtmaster Offshore / Coastal Skipper Theory Course activities schedule

September 2019

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A Royal Yachting Association (RYA) & British Canoeing (BC) approved training centre, regulated by the Adventure Activities Licensing Service (AALS).

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