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Compass Sea School Ltd, located at Portishead Marina on the Bristol Channel, is a family run business offering first class professional tuition in all aspects of water and shorebased RYA Powerboat courses from Level 1 through to Advanced Instructor training, own-boat tuition and milebuilders/development days. In addition, as an RYA/MCA Advanced examination centre we also offer commercial training and examinations for those involved in the marine industry.

Why Us…With direct access to the Bristol Channel, 10 mins from the M5 Junc 19, free parking and an experienced team you will learn from the best. We are also a chosen training provider for the Avon and Somerset Police, Gloucester Fire and Rescue Service, the RNLI and The Bristol Port Company.

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Knowledge Base

Whether you are new to boating or brushing up your knowledge our online knowledge base offers a wide range of information and guidance to help you out.

Latest News & Special Offers

Happy New Year 2020

We hope that you had a great festive period and with the new year here maybe it’s time to look at getting afloat…
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Yachtmaster Success!

Congratulations to our Coastal Skipper / Yachtmaster theory students Colin, Giles and Dave on passing their course with us. A tough 6 days…
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