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 if you need guidance as to whether this course is appropriate for you.
The RYA Yachtmaster / Coastal Skipper Shorebased course is delivered by Navathome, an RYA centre who specialise in online and distance learning. You can either book directly with Navathome or, if you would prefer to make a single payment for your courses, we can include the Navathome course in your booking with us and can enrol you in their course on your behalf. Please note that your contract for the online course will be with Navathome, not us. You can see their Terms & Conditions here.
Navathome will send you the course pack and navigation instruments and will be responsible for delivering the course and giving support.
Please note that this is a 45-hour course. Before enrolling in the course please ensure you will have the time and discipline to complete it.
If you need advice as to whether this course is suitable for you, please contact us and we’ll be happy to help you.
The Coastal Yachtmaster builds on the knowledge you attained during your Day Skipper theory course. You will tackle more complex navigation exercises and including some additional subjects.
To enable access to your online course we need to share some of your personal data with Navathome via www.navathome.com. This training website and database is held and maintained on a secure server. Navathome is an RYA training centre which specialises in online navigation training and will not use your personal information for any reason other than enabling your course.