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Royal Yachting Association (RYA) Essential Navigation and Seamanship (Special Interest)

RYA
Sport

Course Overview

The course offers a great introduction to navigation and safety awareness for new or inexperienced skippers and crew, and those wanting to refresh their skills.

It is for anyone interested in sailing, motor boating, sea angling or diving, and works well in complementing our on-the-water training, such as the Powerboat Level 2, Start Yachting and Helmsman courses.
  • Study Mode
    Part-Time
  • Duration
    10 Weeks
  • Campus
    Limavady
  • Course Code
    N/A

Important Message

This course may be available again from September 2021

Available Sessions

  • Course
    Campus
    Type
    Start Date
  • Course: Royal Yachting Association (RYA) Essential Navigation and Seamanship
    Campus: Limavady
    Type: Part Time
    Start Date:

Course Offering

  • Site location Limavady Main St
  • Dates
  • Full tuition fee 119
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Entry Requirements

UK Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this course but it highly recommended that applicants have some level of knowledge for seamanship.

Additional Information

The course is highly informative course with lots of opportunities for you to put your new found knowledge into practice. If you decide to take the course online, you will find many interactive exercises to help reinforce the information and lots of chances to try out what you’ve learned. Course topics include: Charts and Publications, Safety Engine checks, Buoyage, Tidal Awareness, Visual and Electronic Navigation, Pilotage, Rules of the Road, Anchoring, Weather Forecasts, and Passage Planning.

Enquiry

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