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RYA Essential Navigation & Seamanship course

A comprehensive introduction to seamanship, basic navigation, pilotage, safety procedures and Collision Regulations for use in local waters. Our RYA Essential Navigation & Seamanship Course prices start from £200.00 per person. 

Suggested minimum
pre-course experience
None but some practical experience is desirable
Course knowledge None
Course content

Charts & Publications


Engine checks



Visual and electronic navigation


Rules of the road


Weather forecasts

Passage planning

Ability after course Theoretical knowledge of basic seamanship, navigation and meteorology
Minimum duration 2 days
Minimum Age 12 years

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