We have recently completed a successful two weeks RYA training in The Solent. Some received RYA Competent Crew and Day Skipper Certificates, others had came aboard to refresh their sailing skills.
New RYA Course dates announced
VHF/DSC Marine Radio Course: info
- Thursday 11th May
- Sunday 21st May
- Thursday 8th June
- Thursday 6th July
- Thursday 10th August
- Thursday 7th September
RYA Day Skipper Intensive Theory course: info
- Monday 24th – Saturday 29th April inclusive RUN
RYA Coastal Yachtmaster Intensive Theory course: info
- Monday 15th – Saturday 20th May inclusive FULL
RYA Day Skipper and Competent Crew Practical: info
- Tuesday 19th – Saturday 23rd September inclusive
RYA Day Skipper Evening Classes Commence: info
- Wednesday 27th September 1900 – 2100 hrs
RYA Coastal Yachtmaster Evening Classes Commence: info
- Thursday 28th September 1900 – 2100 hrs
RYA First Aid: info
- Saturday 21st October
This week has been the culmination of the end of winter RYA Day Skipper and Coastal Yachtmaster evening classes, concluding with the RYA First Aid course.
Congratulations to all our students who attended and successfully completed their chosen course and thank you for choosing Ashore Sailing for your RYA training.
Some of you have already booked further training with us and we look forward to welcoming you back on board soon.
Finally the Ashore Sailing team would like to wish you all fair winds and tides and a great 2017 sailing season.
We are organising an RYA Day Skipper, Competent Crew five day sailing course. We will setting sail out of The Hamble and have one place left.
This event is open to anyone wishing to complete one of the above courses. Its also open to anyone wishing to brush up on their existing skills.
Dates: Wednesday 19th – Sunday 23rd April 2017 inclusive Location: The Solent Cost: £395.00 pp
More information HERE
Due to a last minute cancellation we have two places available on our RYA First Aid course running this Saturday 25th March 2017 at Melton Mowbray.
The cost of the course includes the new RYA First Aid Manual specifically produced to reflect the particular conditions Skippers and crews face at sea. Vocational certification is also available for an additional fee.
More information HERE
Its not too late to book your place on our next RYA VHF marine radio course
- Thursday 6th April 2017 Taking Bookings One place left
- Sunday 21st May 2017 Taking Bookings Six places left
About the Course
This one day course will show you how to operate a modern VHF (Very High Frequency) DSC (Digital Selective Calling) marine radio. Successful completion will qualifying you to operate both handheld and fixed VHF/DSC sets.
You will learn the correct voice procedure and which channels to use when making and receiving Routine, Securite, Pan Pan, Mayday Relay and Mayday voice messages.
Another important feature of the modern marine radio is the ability to send and receive DSC alerts, all this and more will be covered and practiced by you using our Standard Horizon radios.
Other Topics covered
What sets our radio courses apart:
- We operate a 1:1 student to radio ratio ie no sharing of equipment, this allows you maximum practice time
- Maximum class size 6
- We have recently added a new pair of the latest Standard Horizon radios to our existing range, featuring internal GPS and programmed with the new VHF channels introduced in January 2017. This offers a more realistic learning experience and guarantees to keep you at the forefront of the latest developments in marine radio communications.
RYA Day Skipper Course
Don’t worry if you couldn’t make our Easter RYA Day Skipper – Competent Crew and Practical Course. We are organising another, commencing Wednesday 19th to Sunday 23rd April.
Only £395.00 for this five day live aboard sail and train event on a Oceanis 37 See your boat
Day Skipper Theory
Our next RYA Day Skipper Theory Shorebased course commences Saturday 21st January 2017.
There’s still time to update your sailing skills before the start of the new season. Whether you are planning a bareboat charter, want to participate more in the running of the boat, or update or advance your existing knowledge base then the RYA Day Skipper course could be the right one for you. The dates of our next course are 21st, 22nd, 28th, 29th January & 4th February 2017
Merry Christmas and a Happy New year from the Ashore Sailing Team
Stuck for ideas what to buy your family or friends this Christmas? Why not buy an Ashore Sailing Gift Voucher.
Vouchers can be bought for as little as £10.00 and put towards any RYA course run or organised by Ashore Sailing, or you can buy a complete course. All you have to do is click the voucher on the left which will take you to our online Gift Voucher order form.