RYA Seamanship Skills


Please see individual courses for details

Previous Experience

Completion of Adult RYA Level 2 (Basic Skills) or Youth Stage 3 certificate


Members £110 per person

Non Members £180 per person

Course Details

Sailors completing this course will have a more rounded understanding of manoeuvres and sailing theory. The course builds confidence in getting on the water to dealing with adverse circumstances. It is highly practical with on and off the water exercises covering heaving to, reefing afloat, towing, and anchoring.

Important sailing theory, terminology and regulations are covered, along with the intricacies of meteorology and understanding weather forecasts.

Next Steps

Please see the Related Pages section for further information on other stages you can take.

Booking Information

To book a place on a course please contact Marie Thornton on 01629 540609, email her or visit the Club in person (Wednesday to Sunday).

Training Course Dates

Please contact the club for dates and availability.