The RYA Yachtmaster online theory course is an advanced theory course which builds upon the knowledge gained on the shorebased Day Skipper course. The course is aimed at sailors and motor boaters who are looking to undertake more complex passages, perhaps offshore or at night. The RYA online Yachtmaster theory course is
Students will need to have either a valid RYA Day Skipper theory certificate or a full working knowledge to this level before taking this course.
This is an advanced course in navigation and meteorology for candidates for the RYA Coastal Skipper practical course, Yachtmaster Coastal and Yachtmaster Offshore Certificate/Examinations.
Yachtmaster / Coastal Skipper theory course syllabus