London RYA Coastal Yachtmaster Theory

About this course...

RYA Coastal/Yachtmaster Theory London classroom's Webber st SE18EN very Nr Waterloo Station

Should you wish to inquire about shorebased
training at your own venue then please contact us.

The course will provide you with a sound basis of advanced navigational theory, including chartwork, pilotage, passage-planning, weather, heavy weather sailing and sea-safety.

Why Hamilton Sailing London theory?
We have been teaching in London non stop for the past 11 years. We have had many students who have gone on to skipper for themselves abroad and in the UK. We keep class numbers low; we provide more free material than any other school! They include Charts, informative books, interactive books and videos, weekly easy to understand handouts and most importantly an experienced instructor who will teach in a FUN and practical style.

The course are run over 8 weeks (one night per week start time 6.30pm plus a weekend )

Its possible to miss a night and still catch up, !
We do everything we can to help you learn and pass!

You will be expected to be of Day skipper theory standard, we build on this knowledge.
call if your unsure.

Course topics include:

Position fixing
Course shaping and plotting
Tidal knowledge
Use of almanacs and admiralty publications
Electronic position finding equipment
Taking and interpreting forecasts
Plotting weather systems
Weather predictions using a barometer and by observation
Collision regulations
Passage planning / heavy weather sailing.

We will send you a link to Joining instructions and booking conditions please read them.

Hamilton sailing will stand by you. Our Pass rate is 99%

But if you did not pass a exam at the first attempt and you attended all evenings then we will give you opportunities free of charge until you do pass. !!

Some very resent feedback.
"Thanks Owen and classmates. Great course, learned sooo much. Great company and excellent instruction. Tough exam could not have made it without your great instruction highly recommend. The blend between theory and real world advice was much appreciated. Looking forward to the practical course ( I think!)" From G.Jackson

We offer Friendly efficient office support offering an almost immediate response to any question anytime.

Learn in your office ?

We can come to your office give us a call to discus we can tailor this course to suit your needs.

Available dates for this course...

How to book...

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    or phone us for a no obligation chat on 07990 777 129.
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