RYA Yachtmaster Ocean Shorebased Course

For selected weeks through the winter season, this classroom course is available with the option of an additional day out on the water (Sailing or Motor Yacht) taking actual sightings with your sextant and calculating your position.

All course materials and sextants are provided during the course!


6 Days

Assumed Knowledge

RYA Coastal/Yachtmaster Theory Exam or good knowledge of same plus sailing experience to a high level

Course Content

Classroom presented course on a 1 to 1 or small groups of 2 or 3, covering the required course content to pass the theory exam at the end of the teaching week.

Expected Learning Outcome

Learn to navigate with a sextent, the sun and stars and your newly acquired YM Ocean knowledge


From €630


Contact us for availability

Cruising Area

La Gomera/Tenerife

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A wide range of practical and theory courses offered all year round

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Choose from a variety of sail cruises around the Canary Islands and beyond

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From Bareboat to skippered charter, we have an option to suit your needs

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Recommended accommodation options in La Gomera and Tenerife

Get in Touch

Phone any time on our UK Divert No. (UK call cost): 0044 1252 837648
Phone (USA): 001 855 866-5566
Phone (Spain): 0034 922 141 967

Postal Address:
Apartado 211,
Calle Del Medio, 38800,
San Sebastian de La Gomera,
Islas Canarias, Spain

Office opening hours:
Tuesday-Friday 08.30-15.30

Calls diverted outside of office hours, excluding Mondays. Please send us an email and your enquiry will be dealt with promptly.

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