Tag Archives: navigation at sea

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 ūüôā

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

Day Skipper Success at Notts County Sailing Club

Chart Work

Plotting a Course to Steer

Notts County Sailing Club members working hard practising their chart work

NCSC Day Skipper Crew

The boys did good ūüôā

Congratulations to NCSC members Richard, Mike, Andy, Brian, Sam, Alex & John upon successfully completing their RYA Day Skipper Shorebased Course 27th November 2011.

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.

Day Skipper Notts County Sailing Club

Our next Day Skipper shorebased intensive course commences on Saturday 12th November at Notts County Sailing Club and is exclusive to NCSC members. Please contact us if your club, group or organisation would like to book your own private course.

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]

Day Skipper class ~ Nottinghamshire ~ September 2011

Congratulations to all Ashore Sailing‘s students who passed their RYA Day Skipper Theory course at the weekend with flying colours. We even managed to enjoy the glorious weather.

That’s not just teaching, that’s Ashore teaching! ūüôā

Who said learning can't be fun?!

RYA Day Skipper Evening Class – Winter 2011 – Leicestershire

RYA Day Skipper Winter Evening Class 2011                                         Quorn, Leicestershire


Rawlins Community College, Quorn, Leicestershire, LE12 8DY

Thursday evenings  7:00pm to 9:00pm commencing 6th October 2011

Cost: £240.00 + RYA Student course pack

To book your place   [Enquire] or call Mark on 07711 170 451

Yachtmaster Theory Course – Leicestershire

Evening Class Yachtmaster theory courses start in October at Rawlins Community College, Quorn, Leicestershire.

This shore-based course is ideal for those with more experience and, in particular, planning on taking their RYA Yachtmaster Coastal or Yachtmaster Offshore Certificate of Competence.

Click Yachtmaster for more course information

RYA Day Skipper Shorebased Theory course – 17th September – Nottinghamshire

We have just 1 place left on our next RYA Day Skipper, fast-track, shore-based, theory course starting in September.

Click Dayskipper for more course information

Day Skipper courses in the East Midlands

Our next fast-track, intensive Day Skipper course starts on Saturday 17th September at Bottesford, in Nottinghamshire

Prefer to learn at a slower pace?  Evening Class Day Skipper courses start in October at venues in Nottinghamshire and, Leicestershire.

Click Dayskipper for more course information

RYA Day Skipper & Coastal Yachtmaster Evening Classes – 2011

New RYA Day Skipper & Coastal Yachtmaster navigation theory evening classes start in October 2011 at Bottesford Community College, Nottinghamshire & Rawlins Community College Leicestershire

Limited Promotional offer, 20% discount off all places booked before the end of July 2011

Contact Mark or Debbie for more information  [Enquire]