Training Courses

The RYA Advanced Pilotage course.

This two day course is specifically designed for skippers who wish to build their skills and confidence to a higher level.

The main focal points are pilotage techniques both in day light and at night.

There will usually be at least 4-6 hours night navigation, with passage making and entry into harbours, marina and restricted areas.

During this course you will:-

  • Develop skills in traditional and electronic position fixing skills.
  • Understand use of secondary sources of information to fix position.
  • Learn how to build a pilotage plan using a range of techniques.
  • Gain confidence in night time passage making.
  • Be able to safely enter both lit and unlit harbours, creeks, marinas etc.
  • Build on your Dayskipper level skills.
  • Have a great time!