Powerboat Level 1 - RYA Powerboat Courses

Excellent team and instruction, great boat, great experience

— Keith, April 2017

Excellent company, very happy with the service we recieved.

— Ryan, April 2017

Very good course, well organised and overall a great experience.

— Ethan, April 2017

Powerboat Level 2 - RYA Powerboat Courses

Fantastic. Really approachable, very encouraging and helps you to achieve something without realising it!

— Margaret & Tony – August 2021

“Excellent well organised friendly instructors”

— Andrew – October 2018

Good company that provides a great service to the local and marine Community

— Claire August 2018

“Very professional and full of knowledge”

— Liam July 2018

A well organised and  competent teaching centre

— James – February 2018

Very professional, very patient with us and made sure we understood everything before moving on

— Jordi – February 2018

Well organised company, easily approached and friendly staff

— Orfeas – February 2018

Calm, Collected, effective, experienced, fab!

— Katie November 2017

The practical is where I picked up on the most, I couldn’t have asked for more.

— Stuart November 2017

Top notch, will do more courses.

— Todd October 2017

Very positive experience – really good communication and instruction.

— Brendan September 2017

Excellent course, gained lots of confidence.

— Marc August 2017

Very good course, great friendly instructor.

— Dimitrios, February 2017

Very Friendly, made us understand every point and confident in driving the powerboat.

— Kyriakoula, February 2017

Thanks to Nick and You and Sea for a great weekend. Nick is an excellent instructor and a definite asset to your company and we could not have wished for better. His knowledge is amazing as was his instructional ability and he made the two us us feel completely at ease and extremely confident by the end of the 2 days. Now we feel that we can finally go on and enjoy our boat and it’s all thanks to Nick. If we decide to do any further courses in the future or change our boat, we will be sure to get in touch.

— Norma and Eddie, November 2016

Very enjoyable course, Instructor was very patient.

— John, August 2016

Very good course.

— David, August 2016

Very well organised.

— Ben, August 2016

10/10, Well explained and informative course, very clear instructions and a very understanding, knowledgeable and patient instructor.

— Gavin, Sept 2016

Intermediate Powerboat - RYA Powerboat Courses

Very good, nice relaxed but professional with knowledgeable instructors, I would recommend this training center to anyone wanting to increase their boating knowledge.

— Andrew, December 2016

Very good, nice relaxed but professionalwith knowledgeable instructors, I would recommend this training center to anyone wanting to increase their boating knowledge.

— Andrew, December 2016

Advanced Powerboat - RYA Powerboat Courses

I had a great couple of days and was very impressed with the setup

— Ian – March 2021

Very positive, have really enjoyed it and learnt a lot at all courses attended here.

— Mia – March 2021

Very friendly and professional Training Centre

— Josh September 2017

RYA Motor Cruising Courses

We had a great range of weather and it was really positive to get out in less than favourable conditions. The time spent on parking practice is always good. First class set up grand boat (Millbrook) and very experienced and professional instructor

— Thom – February 2020

I now understand the principles of manoeuvring and safety aspects and how to apply them to my own situation

— Donald – February 2020

You & Sea is an excellent training organisation, the staff are friendly and approachable at any time. Given the delays due to Covid 19 from when I first enquired about the course until actually taking the course, the communication was plentiful and very positive.

— Wayne – May 2021

I found the boat handling to be extremely helpful as this is an area where I have the least experience. The use of the chart plotter was also very helpful. The overall impression gained of You & Sea is that it is a professional organisation providing high quality training services. My instructor delivered the course in both a challenging and engaging style and was very patient when guiding me through various boat manoeuvres. Overall, a very enjoyable 4 days.

— Martin – August 2021

“Very Professional”

— Douglas – May 2019

RYA Advanced Powerboat CoC - Certificates of Competence

Great environment and instructor, good laugh while informative and all points covered.

— James December 2017

Great – Helpful and extremely flexible and positive.

— Leigh November 2017

RYA Powerboat Instructor Course - RYA Instructor Courses

Very professional, welcoming and informative.

— Steven October 2017

RYA Day Skipper Theory - RYA Shorebased Courses

Very professional. Great learning environment

— Brydon – July 2021

Well prepared and presented by an instructor who took time to clarify issues as they arose, able to respond appropriately and succinctly questions raised and provide examples of theory in application

— John – August 2021

Very professional, competent and friendly.

— Sandy – January 2018

Very good course, will be sending staff on it.

— Michael October 2017

Very helpfull and professional, instructor was extremely patient and has a great manner and very well informed.

— Andy, July 2017

Very good training centre, thank you Dorothy!!

— Tatyana, July 2017

Excellent course, would recommend to anyone requiring RYA Training.

— Allan, July 2017

Organised and relaxed atmosphere that aids learning.

— Steven, July 2017

Seemed sensitive to individuals, clearly an experienced teacher.

— Iain, April 2017

Excellent instructor and facilities, nothing was too much trouble very patient after all my silly questions.

— Richard, December 2016

Great Course, very good trainer.

— Fergus, November 2016

Very professional, indepth course more than expected

— Frank, November 2016

RYA Helmsman - RYA Motor Cruising Courses

The course met all my expectations and in addition gave me experience of handling a large motor boat in heavy weather

— David – February 2020

“Very Professional”

— Douglas – May 2019

“Brilliant and very useful, have learned many techniques around the boat”

— Haydn

Skilled and very professional.

— Jacqueline, June 2017

RYA Shorebased Courses

Very professional. Great learning environment

— Brydon – July 2021

“Very professional, with very friendly and helpful instructor”

— Paul – February 2019

RYA Yachtmaster Coastal/Offshore Theory - RYA Shorebased Courses

Rob is a talented and vastly experienced skipper, he also has the patience of Job. His practical insights and ability to tune into my learning style ensured I got the most from the course

— Steve – January 2020

Very professional and helpful.

— Paul, March 2017

Professional and a great depth of knowledge.

— Tom, March 2017

RYA Day Skipper - RYA Motor Cruising Courses

Had some fantastic vessels to run the courses on and all of the staff I met were really patient, knowledgeable and friendly

— Jamie — August 2020

The practical experience of sailing through the prevailing conditions which sometimes were in high gusts and windy areas. Looking back on this experience, this was a great way to understand different scenarios and actions to be undertaken in conditions which are not easily understood without the ‘hands-on’

— Toa – March 2020

RYA VHF Radio - RYA Shorebased Courses

I found that getting the opportunity to use the radio during the course was a good way to build teh confidence to sit the exam at the end.

— Christopher – August 2021

The overall course content and relaxed teaching left me feeling well-informed but able to ask questions when required. Relaxed informative enjoyable course which left me with the skills and knowledge base to complete the course successfully.

— Brian – August 2021

“A small, cheerful, professional team who deliver competent and effective training with an appropriate degree of fun.”

— James – November 2018

I found the practice on the VHF radios very helpful and the practice of the MAYDAY calls. Very impressed with the professionalism of all the team at You & Sea, extremely informative and friendly.

— Bethiane – May 2019

As well as the VHF course itself, I much appreciated Euans anecdotal info + personalised responses.

— Douglas, August 2017

Practical hands-on using the radio and actually making the calls. Excellent. Very professional and well-organised

— Catherine – May 2021

RYA Radar - RYA Shorebased Courses

Well organised, excellent structured learning

— Kevin August 2017

Have used before for different courses have always enjoyed the courses and instructors

— Jim August 2017

RYA Diesel Engine Maintenance - RYA Shorebased Courses

The whole course was valuable and has left me feeling confident that I can tackle issues when they occur and that minor routine maintenance tasks are within my capability

— David – February 2020

A friendly, professional, knowledgeable instructor would definitely recommend to others

— Jane April 2018

A sound and professional establishment with an excellent instructor.

— Tim – January 2018

Paul was an excellent instructor able to put the course across in an easy and enjoyable manner.

— James – January 2018

RYA Sea Survival - RYA Shorebased Courses

“Very professional, with very friendly and helpful instructor”

— Paul – February 2019

Very informative, very good, friendly positive place to learn.

— Ann November 2017

Well delivered course.

— Steve, November 2016

RYA First Aid - RYA Shorebased Courses

The instructor was extremely good, knowledgeable and delivered the content easily and with passion. What could have been a dry topic was made very enjoyable.

— Paul – January 2020

Good how it was very relevant to our setting

— Sarah – May 2021

Flipping Excellent!

— John November 2017

I will certainly be recommending You & Sea in the future

— Iain – January 2020

Very Clear, useful and relevant *on land* too. Instructor had a very good relationship with the candidates.

— Sheila, November 2016

Excellent training company, this is now my 3rd Course with them. Instructor was full of energy and a great laugh.

— David, November 2016