RYA Yachtmaster Shorebased Theory

About this course

The course includes modules in advanced navigation; pilotage and passage planning; revision in the IALA buoyage system; advanced meteorology; in-depth knowledge of IRPCS; fog navigation including blind pilotage; advanced tidal planning; rescue procedures, and effective crew management.

The course consolidates the teaching received on the RYA day skipper theory course and builds on this to provide increased confidence in students' ability to manage the boat and crew as a RYA Yachtmaster during and after the practical course.

This course is essential preparation to successful attendance of Yachtmaster Coastal and Yachtmaster Offshore exams.

How to book

This course is offered by our training partner, Marine Matters, conveniently located one mile from the Academy in Warsash. For more information about the course and to check availability and book visit the Marine Matters website. Alternatively, please email info@marine-matters.co.uk or telephone +44 (0)1489 579589.

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