Advanced Level Courses

The key to a happy and successful sailing experience is choosing a course or holiday that’s right for you. The most important factor is your current level of knowledge and ability.

These courses are for ‘Advanced Sailors’.
e.g. You have an RYA Day Skipper certificate or similar plus at least one week’s additional sailing, where you were skipper or co-skipper of the yacht.

Day Skipper Plus (Bareboat Charter Skipper’s Course)

This course is for you if you already have an RYA Day Skipper Practical certificate and want to gain more knowledge and experience for chartering yachts bareboat. The course builds on your existing knowledge and gives you additional skills. This course will equip you to act as skipper on a charter yacht in Greece or elsewhere in [...]

Online Navigation Courses

It is a pre-requisite that anyone taking an RYA Day Skipper Practical course has the necessary theory. Please note that you are responsible for ensuring that you have adequate theory before attending your practical course - there is not time to learn it during the practical. If you cannot attend a classroom course, the answer may be to [...]

Online RYA Yachtmaster / Coastal Skipper

This is an advanced course for those who want to take a Coastal Skipper or Yachtmaster course and examination. Before taking this course you must have passed an RYA Day Skipper Shorebased course, or equivalent. It is not suitable for those who have only taken an ENS or other basic navigation course. Please contact us [...]

RYA Coastal Skipper Practical

This is an advanced course for those who already have some experience of skippering a sailing yacht. You'll do a lot of boat-handling under sail, improving your technique, you'll complete a Yachtmaster Qualifying passage and do a longish night sail. You'll learn everything you need to be in charge of a larger yacht in more challenging conditions.