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January / February Lockdown – National Restrictions

The government have instigated a nationwide lockdown currently scheduled for Jan 2021 to mid-Feb 2021 where all non-essentials shops must close their doors. This also includes recreational activity centres.  We currently have no face to face practical training session running but do have some virtual shorebased courses available. For more information please see our updated COVID-19 Update page click HERE


We offer a wide range of Motor Cruising, Powerboat and supporting courses both afloat, ashore and online click on the categories below to see more.

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 and Motor Cruising courses, own-boat tuition and milebuilders/development days. In addition, as an RYA/MCA examination centre we also offer commercial training and certificate of competence 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.