Pre Course Experience:

Navigation skills to Day Skipper standard


An advanced course in Meteorology and Navigation for candidates for the Yachtmaster Certificates of Competence.


Position fixing, the magnetic compass, Tidal Heights and Streams, Buoyage, Lights, Pilotage, GPS and Chart Plotters, Depth Guage, Logs, Log Books, Meteorology, IRPCS, Safety, Nav. In Fog, Passage Planning, Marine Environment.


6-Day Classroom Based.  Either six straight days or Three Weekends       Price  £480 per person

12-Week Evening Class.  19.00 – 22.00 each evening.  Winter Terms Only.  Price  £390 per person  ( £360 for local club members)


Parkstone Yacht Club,  Poole Yacht Club or Poole Maritime Skills Centre.