RYA approved - training courses
RYA (Royal Yachting Association)
RYA Day Skipper Theory 2018 (online)
No previous experience required. Includes 2 RYA charts, RYA almanac, RYA course notes, RYA electronic chart plotter simulator free course plotter, brass dividers, mini radar sim and animated boat handling lessons. Everything you need to complete the course except a pencil. Online assessment to achieve your RYA Day Skipper Theory qualification. This course is delivered by Navathome, an RYA center specializing in online courses. To view what is included with your course click here. To view the terms and conditions click here.
RYA Coastal Yachtmaster Offshore 2018 (online)
RYA Coastal and Yachtmaster Offshore theory Course. Pre course requirements Day Skipper Theory, Price includes charts, Almanac, Chart Plotter simulator, course notes, Free mini Radar sim, the online course and assessment. This course is delivered by Navathome, an RYA center specializing in online courses. To view what is included with your course click here. To view the terms and conditions click here.
RYA Ocean Yachtmaster 2018 (online)
Celestial navigation course. Pre course knowledge Coastal Yachtmaster theory. No other center offers a course like this. Fully animated lessons that explain how and why celestial navigation works. Online ocean Yachtmaster assessment on completion. This course is delivered by Navathome, an RYA center specializing in online courses. To view what is included with your course click here. To view the terms and conditions click here.
Fastrack to RYA Coastal Yachtmaster Offshore 2018 (online)
This course is designed for those with some sailing and navigation experience. This fantastic new course is great for those who wish to advance quickly and at a reasonable cost. This is the quickest way to your RYA Coastal and Yachtmaster Offshore Theory certificate. This course is delivered by Navathome, an RYA center specializing in online courses. To view what is included with your course click here. To view the terms and conditions click here.
RYA distance learning that really works / Proven success over 15 years.
You can now complete these RYA Courses online in the comfort of your home or office and at your own pace; as an alternative to the classroom based training. These courses are developed as a series of detailed lessons using fully animated graphics and automatic feedback on your answers so you know immediately how you are progressing. These courses are the leading RYA online theory courses on the market; comprehensive and easy to understand.
Fourteen day opt out with full refund
We are so confident in our courses we offer a fourteen day opt out no matter what the reason. Simply return the RYA pack undamaged and we will refund your course fees in full.
Extended access after completion
To allow our students to revise we offer access to the course lessons for two years after completion.
Take your assessment online
Your assessment can be taken on line and in the comfort of your own home. Your results are provided instantly then followed up by feedback from your instructor. There is no frustrating waiting around to find out how you have done.
Help 7 days a week - 0700 - 2000
Our instructors are fulltime. They do not go off sailing all summer but are employed to provide help and feedback for your course. Because there are three fulltime instructors our cover is from 0700 in the morning until 2000 in the evening and sometimes more.
Meet your fulltime RYA instructors
Left to right a highly qualified team to look after your needs. - Vic Punch RYA Ocean Yachtmaster Instructor motor and sail / Lynda Punch RYA Yachtmaster instructor motor and sail / Georgina Wale RYA Yachtmaster Ocean Instructor.
What can I expect after booking a course?
You will receive a confirmation email from us and an email from Navathome with your log in details so you can start your course.
Your course book will be included with a course pack which will be posted to you by Navathome. You can begin the course online right away. No need to wait for your course pack to arrive.
Your online training course is carried out at your own pace. (Maximum 6 months). If you are unable to complete the course within 6 months you do have the option to extend your training period for a small administration fee.
Since this is an e-Learning course your Navathome RYA instructor will be available to provide as much support as you require. This is done mainly by email, but calls via Skype can be organised at pre-arranged times.
You will receive your certificate in the post upon successful completion of the course.
Computer requirements & Technical support are as follows: Courses are compatible with / PC (Windows XP or later) / Mac (Mac OS X 10.6 or later) as well as Linux and mobile devices including iPad and iPhone.
These courses are completed ONLINE so you must be connected to the internet in order to complete your course.
NOTES ON DELIVERY
These courses are shipped from the UK. Free delivery to UK and parts of Europe. Due to postage problems, Spain, Italy and Portugal now have to go by courier (£30). Canada and the USA (£30). Courier charges to the rest of the world (£40). Packs to Russia must go to a Business address.
All packs must be signed for so make sure you or someone will be available to accept the package. Navathome will not accept responsibility for Packs sent to Marinas, or c/o addresses. If the pack goes missing after it has been signed for the student will be liable for the cost of the replacement pack.
Taxes, and other fees not indicated in the total price may apply to international shipments.