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12 Jan //// 11 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



Assumed knowledge: Navigation to RYA Day Skipper Theory standard


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It is important that you arrive promptly for the start times set out below. There is a required minimum of 40hrs of training and exams.

Sun 12th Jan - 10am - 6pm
Mon 13th Jan - 6:45pm - 10pm
Mon 20th Jan - 6:45pm - 10pm
Mon 3rd Feb - 6:45pm - 10pm
Mon 10th Feb - 6:45pm - 10pm
Sun 16th Feb - 10am - 6pm
Mon 17th Feb - 6:45pm - 10pm 
Mon 24th Feb - 6:45pm - 10pm
Mon 2nd March - 6:45pm - 10pm
Mon 9th March - 6:45pm - 10pm
Sun 15th March - 10am - 6pm



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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12 Jan //// 11 places remaining

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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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