Tag Archives: Derbyshire

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 Course – Nottinghamshire – East Midlands – 7th July

RYA VHF Radio Course Ashore Sailing ran a VHF Radio course on Saturday 7th July 2012. Our next course is scheduled for Saturday 11th August 2012.

Click here for information about future courses:

Email: enquiries@ashoresailing.co.uk
Telephone: 01949 861 050 or 07711 170451


For Sale

Widebeam steel barge. 60ft x 10ft – Cruiser Stern – 2 bed, navigable live-aboard
Professional build & fit-out by Northwich Boat Company in 2008
50hp Beta diesel engine.
Webasto central heating radiators throughout.
Fitted galley with sink/drainer, 4 ring gas hob, electric eye-level double oven/grill. Plumbing for dishwasher. AC/DC fridge.
Open plan Dining Saloon with wooden table & 4 chairs. Solid multi-fuel stove.
Double bedroom with fitted wardrobes, solid oak double bed & solid oak chest of drawers.
Second bedroom with built in bed including new mattress, with understorage, built-in wardrobe & drawers.
Shower room includes full size shower, wash basin set in fitted corner cabinet, Thetford toilet with spare cassette. Built in airing cupboard housing washer/dryer beneath.
TV points to both bedrooms and saloon. External TV ariel included in sale.
Spot ceiling lights and opaque glass wall lights throughout.
Cream & Light Oak interior.
Light oak wooden floors throughout.
Large windows for light & airy feel. Curtains included.
All fittings & furnishings mentioned are included in the sale.


Contact Mark or Debbie 01949 861050 07711 170 451

or email enquiries@ashoresailing.co.uk

Day Skipper Intensive March 2012

Whilst most are working hard on their chartwork in the classroom some can’t resist a beautiful sunny March spring day 🙂

RYA Day Skipper

Ashore Sailing Students practice their chart work

NEW Fast Track DAY SKIPPER Course Dates

Our next intensive RYA Day Skipper theory course starts on Saturday 10th March 2012, run over two and a half weekends, it’s ideal for busy people who wish to fast-track.

Topics covered include traditional & satellite navigation as well as the rules, regulations and safety at sea, plus much more.

For more course information click Dayskipper

RUNNING – More dates announced soon

To book your place email enquiries@ashoresailing.co.uk

or telephone 01949 861050 07711 170451

Ashore Sailing – about us!

Ashore Sailing is based in Leicestershire and has provided RYA theory course tuition at several centres in the East Midlands region for the past eight years.

We run intensive RYA Day Skipper , Yachtmaster & Ocean Theory Navigation courses, throughout the year, as well as specialised one day courses in marine VHF DSC Radio communications and RYA First Aid at Bottesford Community Centre, Nottinghamshire.

For students wanting a more relaxed pace, we run winter evening classes (2 hours per week x 24 weeks) in partnership with Leicestershire Adult Learning Service at Rawlins Community College, Quorn, Leicestershire.

We can also run courses for your group or club on your own premises.    [Enquire]

Our aim is to provide a friendly and effective learning environment where you can achieve your personal goals.

Ashore Sailing – RYA Training Centres – East Midlands

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Ashore Sailing is an RYA registered Sailing School operating in the Midlands area, covering Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire & Derbyshire, offering RYA Shorebased Theory courses including Basic Navigation & Safety, Day Skipper, Yachtmaster Coastal,Yachtmaster Ocean, VHF/DSC Marine Radio & RYA First Aid

RYA Yachtmaster Ocean Theory Course – Midlands


Navigate by the stars.

Want to learn how to navigate by the stars? Ashore Sailing is offering an intensive six day Ocean Yachtmaster shorebased courses in Nottinghamshire during 2012 .  Some of the topics covered include Astro Navigation, ocean passage planning & ocean meterology.

VHF/DSC Radio course – Nottinghamshire October 2011

Our next VHF Radio course is on Saturday 24th November 2012 – Visit our website to book online

Contact us by Email:   enquiries@ashoresailing.co.uk or  Telephone: 01949 861 050 or 07711 170451

CONGRATULATIONS to all Ashore Sailing students who succesfully passed their RYA VHF DSC Marine Radio course on Saturday 15th October 2011 at Bottesford Community Centre in Nottinghamshire. They now hold their Marine Radio Short-range Certificate of Competence which legally qualifies them to operate a VHF/ DSC marine radio at sea.

To find out more about RYA Shore-based Theory courses we run in the Midlands area click [Enquire]

VHF Licence – Did you know……?

It is illegal to operate a marine radio without a VHF licence.

To get legal book now on our next RYA VHF/DSC Marine Radio course.

Our next VHF Radio course is on Saturday 24th November 2012 – Book online at our website

Contact us by Email:   enquiries@ashoresailing.co.uk or  Telephone: 01949 861 050 or 07711 170451

For more course information visit www.ashoresailing.co.uk

First Aid Course – Nottinghamshire

Did you know that your First Aid Certificate needs renewing every 3 years? Ashore Sailing offers a one day RYA recognised First Aid course at Bottesford Community College, Nottinghamshire. This course can be upgraded to vocational status. [Enquire]