RYA shorebased classroom Courses



rya first aid course poole
RYA First Aid Course, Poole

Duration: 1 day

Covering all the usual emergency 1st aid subjects but from a boating perspective. Aimed at anyone who goes afloat for leisure or commercially. 

rya vhf src radio course
RYA VHF Marine Radio Course, Poole

Duration: 1 day

Preparing you to complete the VHF/SRC exam. A legal requirement for marine VHF users. 

vhf src exam
RYA VHF/SRC Exam, Poole

Duration: 1 - 2hrs

Short Range Certificate (SRC) exam taken in order to gain the RYA VHF SRC Marine Radio Certificate. 

Poole Harbour RYA Sea Survival
RYA Sea Survival Course, Poole

Duration: 1 day

This course prepares you to stay alive in an emergency! Suitable for anyone that uses a boat whether it be for pleasure or commercially. 


rya essential navigation and seamanship course
RYA Essential Navigation & Seamanship Course, Poole

Duration: 2 days

Navigation & Safety awareness for new and inexperienced skippers and crew or those wanting to refresh their skills. 

rya day skipper theory course
RYA Day Skipper Shorebased Theory Course, Poole

Duration: 5 days

The knowledge to navigate safely around familiar waters by day with an introduction to night cruising. 

rya yachtmaster offshore theory course, poole
RYA Coastal Skipper / Yachtmaster Offshore Theory Course, Poole

Duration: 5 days + Exams

Advanced training for skippers wishing to navigate safely on coastal & offshore passages by day & night. 



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