Requirements for Yachtmaster Coastal & Offshore Exams

There is often some confusion with regards to the requirements for the RYA Yachtmaster Exams and so please see our guide below. If you still have any doubts or need any further assistance please do not hesitate to Contact us   Sea time requirements for the Yachtmaster Offshore exam To be able to take the RYA […]

What’s covered on an RYA Competent Crew Course?

The RYA Competetent Crew Course is a fun, hands on course designed to introduce the non-sailor to sailing and living on board a cruising yacht. This course is for beginners and those who would like to become active crew members rather than just passengers. Virtually all the course is hands on. You are the crew […]

Am I ready for an RYA Day Skipper Course?

Am I ready for an RYA Day Skipper Course? Most charter companies in the UK and Mediterranean (and further afield) sensibly require their customers to have the ability to handle the yachts they charter to them. In most cases, this means the charterer must hold an RYA Day Skipper Qualification and/or an International Certificate of Competence (ICC). […]