RYA Essential Navigation & Seamanship

The RYA Essential Navigation and Safety Course is a new 2 day theory course that provides the essentials in safety and basic navigation, covering topics such as charts, tides, anchoring, weather, visual and electronic navigation. This is the ideal first course for those who want the key knowledge before getting out on the water without the pressure of an end of course exam.

What will you learn on the course?

  • Charts and Publications
  • Safety
  • Engine checks
  • Buoyage
  • Tidal awareness
  • Visual & electronic navigation
  • Pilotage
  • Rules of the road
  • Anchoring
  • Weather forecast
  • Passage planning

What is the cost?

£249 per person and the course takes 2 days. The course fee also includes an RYA Pack which includes a chart, plotter, dividers, course handbook, exercises and an electronic chart plotter CD. Please contact us for more details.