Although this is an online only course, we will offer assistance if required. You will be given a direct contact to one of our instructors to help you complete the course offering practical advice.
We can provide the peace and quiet of a classroom setting to take the course if you wish at no extra cost.
6-8 hours + 2.5 hour assessment
If run as a classroom course max instructor:student ratio
6 : 1
minimum age = 17
No prior knowledge or experience is required to undertake this course!
What You Need
This is an online course to be completed at home or in the classroom if you need somewhere to concentrate. You will need access to a computer and the internet at home, and if you're coming to the classroom you will need to bring your own laptop.
This course requires your attention. It's pass or fail. Snacks improve your focus!
A good attitude to learn!
A packed lunch or money to eat out if coming to the classroom
We have a fridge-freezer, kettle, microwave, small cooker, cutlery, plates, coffee/tea/sugar/milk for you to use.
If you're coming to the classroom:
Use of Kitchen
A good working knowledge of what legally is required for coding vessels under MCA codes of practise and what skippers and crew qualifications are required worldwide on the applicable vessels.
One step closer to commercial endorsement! Check out the commercial endorsement page.
Almost Commercially Endorsed.
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Come and visit us prior to your course and book a boat trip with friends and family. We run our boat rides all year round and they're super fun for all. View Scotland's most exciting city along the iconic River Clyde.
We offer a fantastic range of RYA Courses delivered by our team of highly trained instructors. Although navigation and skippering boats is a serious business, it should be fun and it's our ethos that you have a great time with us!