RYA Sail Cruising Scheme brochure

Sail cruising courses: Our practical and theory courses will take you from complete beginner to capable skipper and beyond


 Practical courses:

Start Yachting Course: This course provides a short introduction to sail cruising for novices. By the end of the course you will have experienced steering a yacht, sail handling, ropework and be aware of safety on board.

Competent Crew Practical Course:  This is for beginners and those who would like to become active crew members rather than just passengers. By the end of the course you should be able to steer, handle sails, keep a lookout, row a dinghy and assist in all the day to day routines.

Day Skipper Practical Sailing Course:  This course gives you the chance to take charge on short passages under instruction. You will concentrate on boat handling seamanship and navigation. You will become able to skipper a small yacht in familiar waters by day. 

Coastal Skipper Practical Sailing Course: A course for those with considerable knowledge of sailing and navigation wanting to undertake coastal passages by day and night. You will become able to skipper a yacht on coastal passages by day and night.

Yachtmaster preparation week & exam: There is no RYA standard curriculum for the Yachtmaster Prep Course. This intensive coaching session will help prepare you for the examination which gives you the most respected yachting qualification in the world. You must arrive fully prepared in your sailing ability and with a full knowledge of navigational theory. Practice complex sailing skills and gain confidence from working under pressure.  Course Content: 6 days - 4 days preparation time followed by exam (depending on number of candidates). Drilling and honing the skills. Execute theoretical passage plan for presentation to your examiner.

All RYA practical and theory courses, pre-learning material and exams are delivered in English.

Current price for any of the practical courses: 750 eur.  

Booking your course: Whatsapp message or call 07EUROSAIL !