Online Courses

We are proud to offer Online Courses through our sister company Bristol Maritime Academy a U.K. based RYA centre.


RYA Safe & Fun

RYA Safe & Fun Course is a requirement for all newly qualifying Level 2 Racing Coaches, Dinghy and Windsurfing Instructors and Senior Instructors to complete prior to their instructor/coaches training course. 

They must also complete a pre-course worksheet which is accessed within the Safe & Fun course, and take that with them to the instructor/coaches course.


RYA Essential Navigation & Seamanship

The Essential Navigation and Seamanship Course is for people interested in sailing, sea kayaking, motor boating, jet skiing, sea angling or diving. Anything where navigation skills are needed for passage planning or a general understanding of charts, tides, safety and pilotage is essential.



(Professional Practices & Responsibilities)

A compulsory online course for RYA Commercial Endorsement holders. No matter what your role on the water, we all have a duty of care to crew, passengers, and other water users, and you will be held to account if things go wrong.



This Short Range Radio Certificate (VHF) is the minimum qualification required by law for the operation of VHF and VHF Digital Selective Calling (DSC) radios and equipment. 

The course covers the basics of radio operation, channels and frequencies to use, emergency and distress procedures including Search and Rescue (SART) and emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacons (EPIRB).