Professional Yachtmaster Training – Sail Cruising

Our Professional Yachtmaster Offshore course will provide you with the comprehensive training and qualifications required to work within the maritime industry as a yacht skipper or as superyacht crew. This course also provides additional training and certification required to open up employment for those looking to work onboard and start a career in the superyacht industry.

The RYA Yachtmaster Offshore certificate is recognised and respected around the world and is the ultimate aim of many skippers looking for employment opportunities in flotilla, charter, deliveries and instruction. Alongside the STCW Basic Safety Training certification the RYA Yachtmaster Offshore qualification is fast becoming the entry level requirement for those looking at a long term career within the superyacht industry.

Our Professional Yachtmaster Sail Course is split into 3 modules allowing students with various levels of experience to join at the appropriate level to achieve the desired qualification of RYA/MCA Yachtmaster Offshore.

Course dates:
  • Monday 4th March 2019

18 weeks


Certification included in the course:

  • RYA Yachtmaster Offshore
  • RYA Yachtmaster Coastal/Offshore Shorebased Certificate
  • RYA Coastal Skipper Course Certificate
  • RYA Day Skipper Course Certificate
  • RYA Day Skipper Shorebased Certificate
  • RYA VHF Radio
  • RYA Radar
  • RYA Diesel Engine Maintenance
  • RYA Sea Survival
  • RYA First Aid at Sea
  • RYA Professional Practice & Responsibilities
  • RYA Powerboat Level 2
  • Non Certified Outboard Engine Course
  • Non Certified Sail Repair Course
  • Non Certified Boat Electrics Course
  • STCW Basic Training (if required)

Cost includes all course fees, tuition, meals and accommodation on our boat for the practical elements of the course. We will do our best to provide accommodation for you during the shorebased elements of the course as well.


No formal pre-requisites but we recommend that you have at least 200-300 miles logged prior to the course.