RYA Theory Courses
2019/2020 RYA Theory Course Programme
RYA Day Skipper or Yachtmaster Theory Courses
RYA Day Skipper Theory Course (40 Hours)
A comprehensive introduction to cruising for inexperienced skippers.
This course equips you with enough knowledge to navigate around familiar waters by day. A basic knowledge of lights is also included to introduce you to night cruising. The fees includes RYA Training Package. You will need a plotter and dividers (these can be ordered when the course is booked @£24.00), pencil and rubber and some note paper. This course includes 40 hours teaching. The classes take place at Penarth Marina – there are courses scheduled during the Autumn and Winter months – see the schedule below. Alternatively we offer 1:1 Tuition for students who have completed the RYA Interactive Essential Navigation and Seamanship Course – Contact Peter for details.
|RYA Day Skipper Theory Course|
|Classroom Based Course||£325.00|
RYA Yachtmaster Theory Course (48 hours)
Advanced training for more experienced skippers building on the Day Skipper course. This course equips you to navigate safely on coastal and offshore passages. The fees includes the RYA Training Package. You will need a plotter and dividers (these can be ordered when the course is booked @£25.00), pencil and rubber and some note paper.
The classes take place at Penarth Marina – Courses will run over the winter months, and subject to demand, call/text/email Peter there maybe something we can do. – If you have to do the course then see section below.
|RYA Yachtmaster Theory Course|
|Classroom Based Course||£365.00|
RYA 1 Day Theory Courses
Cardiff Yacht Company offers the following 1 Day Theory Courses –
- RYA Diesel Engine Course
- RYA VHF Marine Radio (SRC)
- RYA First Aid Course
RYA Diesel Engine Course – Classroom based at Penarth Marina
A one-day beginners’ course to help you prevent and solve diesel engine failure. The RYA student course workbook is included the fee. A RYA Diesel Engine Handbook is also available and can be supplied at the beginning of the course.
RYA Diesel Engine Course – 1:1, 2:1, or 3:1 Tutorial Based Course
The course can be completed on your own boat or X Beat II on a 1:1 basis (extra persons – max 2 – can be accommodated at an extra £40.00 each).
|RYA Diesel Engine Course|
|Classroom Based Course||£90.00|
|1:1 Tutorial Based Course||£125.00|
|2:1 Tutorial Based Course||£160.00|
|3:1 Tutorial Based Course||£195.00|
VHF Marine Radio (SRC) Course – (10 hours learning) – Classroom based at Church Village
|RYA VHF Marine Radio (SRC) Course|
|Classroom Based Course||£90.00|
RYA First Aid Courses
The one-day course covers all the usual first aid subjects, but from a boating perspective. It is aimed at anyone who goes afloat, whether on inland waters, rivers, estuaries or on cross channel passages.
Try Cardiff Bay Watersports Activity Centre also known as Cardiff Sailing Centre, Cardiff Bay Yacht Club or Swansea Watersports for dates for this course.
RYA Theory Online Courses via SKIPPERSONLINE.NET
We have teamed up with SkippersOnline.net who provide the Day Skipper and Yachtmaster theory courses online.
For those booking through our website we have an incentive of 10% off the courses or 50% off a new booking for the RYA VHF Interactive Course. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for a discount code or follow up your course enrolment and request a discount on the VHF course.
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