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RYA ONLINE THEORY COURSES

Provided by Ardent Training.

DAY SKIPPER ONLINE

INTRODUCTION TO CHARTWORK, NAVIGATION, METEOROLOGY AND SEAMANSHIP

 

COASTAL & YACHTMASTER OFFSHORE

ADVANCED THEORY COURSE IN NAVIGATION, SAFETY, METEOROLOGY AND IRPC

 

YACHTMASTER OCEAN THEORY

ASTRO NAVIGATION, OCEAN PASSAGES, WORLDWIDE METEOROLOGY, USE OF SEXTANT

 

FREE TRIAL BEFORE BUY

365 DAYS A YEAR SUPPORT

 

Ardent Training - RYA online theory courses - Yachting Sotogrande

RYA Online Theory with Ardent Training

Ardent Training redefines online education standards in sailing training. Pioneered by professional sailors and maritime experts, the company is headquartered in the UK but serves aspiring sailors worldwide.

Dedicated to continuously scrutinising and improving our courses to enhance students’ comprehension and skill development. Our commitment lies in providing an exceptional learning experience that equips our students with the knowledge and capabilities to navigate their sailing journeys confidently and responsibly.

RYA ONLINE THEORY COURSES

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YACHTMASTER COASTAL / OFFSHORE

£345

  • R2x Admiralty Training Charts
  • R'RYA Yachtmaster Shorebased Notes' revision book
  • RRYA Exercises and Course info booklet
  • RRYA Training Almanac
  • R2b mechanical chartwork pencil
  • RSoft chartwork rubber
  • R'Handy Hints' bookmark

DAY SKIPPER

£315

  • R2x Admiralty Training Charts
  • RRYA Training Almanac
  • R2b mechanical chartwork pencil & rubber
  • R'Handy hints' bookmark
  • RProfessional quality Portland Plotter and Dividers
  • RTwo lengths of Marlow rope
  • RRYA Day Skipper Shorebased Notes e-book
  • RRYA Exercises and Course info booklet

YACHTMASTER OCEAN

TBC

  • R'RYA Yachtmaster Ocean Shorebased Notes’ revision book
  • RRYA Exercises and Course info booklet
  • RRYA Nautical Alamanc Extracts
  • RRYA Sight Reduction Tables
  • RArdent Training Sight Reduction Proformas
  • RArdent Training Plotting Sheets
  • R2b mechanical chartwork pencil
  • RSoft chartwork rubber

DAY SKIPPER ONLINE THEORY COURSE

What You Can Do With An RYA Day Skipper Certificate ?

RYA qualifications are the most internationally recognized yachting qualifications in the world. With an RYA Day Skipper license, you can charter a boat for your own holiday all over the world. You can even work commercially as a professional seafarer*, whilst building experience towards your RYA Coastal Skipper or Yachtmaster course qualifications. As a boat owner, you will be able to use your vessel to its full potential whilst enjoying reduced insurance costs.

The combination of the RYA Day Skipper Theory Exam Online and practical course will enable you to step up from crew to skipper, with the confidence and knowledge to take charge of a motor or sailboat. Be prepared to challenge yourself, the RYA day skipper theory covers a wide range of subjects and we have packed this course with important and useful content. Once you have completed it with Ardent Training you’ll have the foundations to build experience as a safe and knowledgeable Skipper.

No Pre-Course Experience Required

Some practical experience is desirable

Assumed knowledge

None

Duration

Minimum 40-50 hours

Price

£315

How is the RYA DAY SKIPPERcourse delivered?

All Syllabus is covered in text AND video so that you can choose which works best for you.

You will be led through the RYA Day Skipper theory course module by module with each module broken up into lessons and knowledge checks. We have designed the lessons to be as engaging as possible and the knowledge checks are implemented to consolidate your knowledge and keep you on track when completing our RYA online courses.

At the end of each module there will be a ‘module assessment.’ These will be made up of the official RYA exercise questions and will give you some familiarity with what the final exam will look like. Your answers to the module assessments are checked by our qualified instructors, your results are saved, and you’ll be given personal feedback on your progress.

Have a question? Ask away, Ardent Training have instructors on hand 7 days a week to answer your queries!

Still not sure? Why not check out their free trial

What about theRYA DAY SKIPPERtheory exam?

Once all the Day Skipper coursework has been completed, Ardent Training will help you decide if you are ready for the online RYA Day Skipper Theory exam. The Day Skipper exam is broken into two 1.5hr papers that are designed to be taken consecutively. It’s all completed at home, in a format that you will be familiar with from the Day Skipper module assessments, and you’ll be given feedback from your examiner.

There are no extra fees for the exam (unless you need it invigilated for commercial purposes*).

This is not an attendance course and we cannot guarantee everyone who signs up that they will pass the Day Skipper Theory online exam and get a certificate. However, we do endeavour to coach every student to a passing standard and inspire them along the way and we promise that so long as you are willing to put the effort in and accept our guidance, we won’t give up on you until you pass.

After completing your online RYA Day Skipper Theory online Shorebased qualification, you will have the theory needed to take charge of a motor or sailboat in day time. You will also gain an introductory knowledge of night navigation.

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What You Can Do With An RYA Yachtmaster Certificate ?

The RYA Yachtmaster Certificate of Competence is often the ultimate aim of aspiring skippers. It is a well known, highly respected qualification worldwide, proving your experience and competence as a skipper. Your qualification must be appropriate to the vessel and area of operation. For commercial use, all certificates must be commercially endorsed.

A commercially endorsed Yachtmaster Coastal Certificate of Competence will enable you to skipper vessels up to 24 metres in length, operating in category 3,4,5, and 6 waters – up to 20 miles from a safe haven. A commercially endorsed Yachtmaster Offshore Certificate of Competence will enable you to work as a Master of commercial vessels of up to 200gt in category 1 to 6 waters – that is up to 150 miles from a safe haven.

The RYA Coastal Skipper and Yachtmaster Offshore Theory Online Course by Ardent Training is an advanced theory program focusing on navigation, safety, meteorology, and IRPCS. It’s tailored for those seeking RYA Coastal Skipper or RYA Yachtmaster Offshore Qualifications.

This course is a necessary precursor to the Coastal Skipper and Yachtmaster Offshore practical courses/exams. Successfully completing the course enhances prospects such as yacht chartering, insurance premium reduction, and offshore professional skippering. It’s ideal for experienced skippers looking to extend their voyaging capabilities.

 

Pre-Course Experience Required

Recommended minimum: 15 days at sea, 300 miles, 8 night hours and 2 days as skipper.

Assumed knowledge

Understanding of navigation, tides and meteorology to Day Skipper standard.

Duration

Minimum 40-50 hours

Price

£345

How is the RYA YACHTMASTERcourse delivered?

The RYA Coastal Skipper/Yachtmaster Offshore course is delivered in text and video formats. Each module contains lessons and knowledge checks to reinforce understanding. Students will complete module assessments that consist of official RYA exercise questions, and receive personalised feedback on their progress from qualified instructors.

You will be led through the RYA Yachtmaster theory course module by module with each module broken up into lessons and knowledge checks. Lessons have been designed to be as engaging as possible and the knowledge checks are implemented to consolidate your knowledge and keep you on track when completing our RYA online courses.

At the end of each module there will be a ‘module assessment.’ These will be made up of the official RYA exercise questions and will give you some familiarity with what the final exam will look like. Your answers to the module assessments are checked by our qualified instructors, your results are saved, and you’ll be given personal feedback on your progress.

Have a question? Ask away, Ardent Training have instructors on hand 7 days a week to answer your queries!

Still not sure? Why not check out their free trial

What about theRYA YACHTMASTERtheory exam?

Upon completion of the coursework, Ardent Training assists students in preparing for the online RYA Yachtmaster Theory exam. The exam comprises three papers and can be taken at home. Examiner feedback is provided after completion.

There are no additional exam fees unless it needs to be invigilated for commercial MCA purposes*. Our instructors are committed to coaching every student to a passing standard.

After completing the online RYA Yachtmaster Theory qualification, students gain the knowledge to navigate a motor or sail boat in day or night, and in challenging coastal and offshore environments.

Students earn the RYA Yachtmaster Shorebased certificate. To receive the full RYA Coastal Skipper or Yachtmaster qualification, students must complete a practical course or exam at a practical center of their choice. We will be happy to assist you taking your Yachtmaster Practical exam on our RYA training Centre in Sotogrande.

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Please note: The course provider (Ardent Training) may change course contents, duration, or other aspects at any time without prior notice.

 

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