Training Costs

Practical Courses

Course Notes Length

1 Apr to 31 Oct

1 Nov to 31 Mar

SOYC Skill Byte: Sail Trim/Boat Handling

2 1 day £79.50 £68.50
SOYC Improve your Skills Course 2 2 days £159.00 £137.00
RYA Competent Crew/Dayskipper 1,2,3 5 days £660.00  
RYA Coastal Skipper 1,2,3 5 days £737.00  
RYA Yachtmaster Coastal or Offshore, Prep & Exam 2,3,4 5 days + 2 days £846.00  
RYA Yachtmaster Coastal or Offshore Prep only 2,3,5 5 days £737.00  

 Note- these rates are correct until 31/3/25. Revised rates will be posted here soon for April onwards


1) Includes RYA course completion certificate. Does not include food.

2) A share in the cost of any meals taken ashore and any mooring fees away from home base will be payable to the skipper.

3) Course starts at 09:00 on the first day and finishes approximately 16.00 on the last day. Food is not included in the course cost.

4) An examination fee, Yachtmaster Offshore £241, Yachtmaster Coastal £208 is additionally payable to the RYA. 

5) Please note there is no RYA course completion certificate for this preparation training.

Shore-based Courses

Contact Phil Hardyman at for further information on shore-based theory courses.