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New Day Skipper / Competent Crew Course Dates 2022

Our first RYA Day Skipper / Competent crew courses of 2022 will run in April 2022

Dates options: 

  • Join the boat Sunday 3rd April, course commences Monday 4th and runs through to Friday 8th April 2022 Fully Booked
  • Join the boat Sunday 17th April, course commences Monday 18th and runs through to Friday 2nd April 2022

Day Skipper info

Competent Crew info

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Classroom Courses Resume 2021

 

Covid-19 UPDATE

As an independent training provider we are now able to resume Further Education in the classroom. We will continue with reduced class sizes to maintain social distancing and observe COVID 19 Government guidelines on best practice for a safe learning environment.

Our forthcoming courses are listed below:

VHF marine radio course Book Now

  • Thursday 29th July 2021 – Run
  • Thursday 26 August 2021- Two places left
VHF Radio course

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RYA Day Skipper & Yachtmaster evening classes Book Now

We are taking bookings now for this winters RYA Day Skipper & Yachtmaster evening classes. Click the Book Now button to reserve your place

East Cardinal

We look forward to welcoming you back to our venue

A Thank You To All Our Customers

There is no denying that 2020 has been a very challenging year for us all.

Ipswich Harbour Side Christmas Tree

We would like to take this opportunity to thank all of our customers for their understanding and support where it has been necessary to reschedule course dates and times due the ever changing COVID 19 epidemic.

Whats New

Faced with the challenges Covid has presented we have tried to develop new ways to deliver our courses and improve our customers experience with our one stop booking and payment shop.

HYBRID Teaching & Learning

  • The pandemic made us look at new risk free ways to deliver our shorebased courses. In March we successfully ran our first Hybrid course, delivering real time teaching and learning via the internet straight to you home. More INFO

Ashore Sailing Shop

  • We have replaced our old booking form with our brand new online Shop. When you visit our shop you will see all our products and services that are in stock. From there you can book your course / buy your product and proceed to checkout where you will have the option to pay via Debit/Credit card or PayPal via PayPal’s secure payment gateway. Our Shop was opened this month, it is our intention to add more products over the coming months. Visit our SHOP

Finally we would like to wish you all the very best over the Christmas period and hoping for better and brighter times in The New Year.

Mark & Debbie

Ashore Sailing

Welcome To Our New Online Shop

We are thrilled to announce the launch of our brand new Online Shop

When you visit the Ashore Sailing Online Shop you will be able to view and purchase all of our products and services, Gift Vouchers, Online Courses, Classroom Courses, Practical Courses as well as Navigational products. It is our intention to add more complimentary products to our store in the coming months.

PayPal Acceptance Mark

We use Pay Pal as our Secure Payment gateway, However, you do not need a PayPal account to pay for your goods. Once you arrive at the checkout  you will have the option to use your PayPal account (if you have one), or, alternatively you can pay with your Debit / Credit card without creating a PayPal account.

We hope you enjoy our new Online Shop

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New Classroom & Practical Course Dates

New Course Dates:

VHF Marine Radio Course

VHF Radio course

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  • Saturday 23 January 2021  info

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RYA Day Skipper Theory

Day Skipper Shorebased

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  • Six day intensive course commences Monday 1st February through to Saturday 6th February 2021 info

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RYA Yachtmaster Theory

Yachtmaster Shorebased

  • Six day intensive course commences Monday 8th February through to Saturday 13th February 2021 info

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*Under the latest Government guidelines we have re opened our doors for Shorebased courses.
To maintain social distancing class sizes will be restricted to a maximum of four students plus the Instructor.
We have adopted additional cleaning and hygiene procedures in order to keep you and our staff safe.


Practical Courses


  • RYA Competent Crew Monday 12th to Friday 16th April 2021 info
  • RYA Day Skipper practical course Monday 12th to Friday 16th April 2021 info

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VHF Radio Assessments Resume

With the partial relaxing of Covid 19 restrictions we are now able to resume VHF /DSC assessments.

For this to be possible we have implemented specific procedures In order to keep our customers and staff safe and to comply with current Government guidelines. The most notable change is that assessments will be conducted in an open air environment  on a one to one basis, and social distancing will be maintained at all times.

If you would like to book a VHF/DSC assessment contact us for more information.

mark@ashoresailing.co.uk
07711 170 451

New – Hybrid Shorebased Courses

Exciting News

We have just completed our first RYA Day Skipper Hybrid Interactive Web based course. Our hybrid courses are not a traditional online course, this is a new concept offering a distributed classroom experience.

How does it work?

  • Classes are collaborative i.e. your instructor & multiple students meet up on a web based platform at agreed times for classroom sessions
  • Students see and hear live presentations / lessons just like they would in the classroom
  • Students can talk to their instructor in real time during the session to ask questions or get clarification on any aspect of the topic being taught more info

A classroom course delivered to your home

We continue to offer:

  • RYA online VHF Radio Course more info
  • RYA Essential Navigation & Seamanship Course more info

Coronavirus & your course – updated 23rd March 2020

Working Safely through the Coronavirus

Due to the coronavirus crisis and new Government guidlines Ashore Sailing has postponed all face to face classroom courses and on water practical courses. We will continue to stay in contact with our customers and update them as new advice is given by both Government and the RYA.