How will I be taught?
Lectures, class discussion, class exercises, homework exercises. Teaching will be adapted to your particular experience and training needs. Teaching materials produced by RYA are used throughout the course. Electronic navigation techniques will make use of computers. Videos are used for particular subject areas. If you have a disability and think it may affect your learning in the classroom, or using any of our other services, please speak to us in confidence as soon as possible. We will discuss options with you and do our best to provide the support you would like.
Your tutor will give you feedback through continuous assessment verbally and written.
What do I need to bring with me?
Soft 2B pencils, eraser, dividers (or compass) Portland Plotter (approx. £12.00) can be purchased on the course.
What can I do next?
Other RYA courses, your tutor can advise.
What do I need to join the course
You will need to have completed the RYA Dayskipper Shorebased or a similar level before enrolling.
Anyone, with some experience in small boats and knowledge to Day Skipper level, can join this course.Those people who have experience sailing a small yacht or motor cruiser and who have attained knowledge to Day Skipper level. It will appeal to those who now wish to take their sailing further and embark on coastal or cross channel
**PLEASE NOTE: Regular attendance, a high level of commitment and approximately 2 hours of home study is a requirement from you, enrolling on this course.**