Our Team

Compass Sea School Ltd brings together a professional team of RYA instructors, examiners and trainers who have a wealth of knowledge in the marine industry. The combined experience of our instructional team makes the school one of the most experienced training centres in the country.

Meet our team:

Jake Scott


Jake is a RYA Yachtmaster Instructor Power (Commercial) and RYA Powerboat Advanced Trainer/Advanced Examiner. Jake started boating at a young age off the north coast of Ireland. Spending many hours at sea in his youth he became and avid fan of power boating and motor cruising in many types of craft going on to teach the sport here in the UK and overseas

Kath Scott

Chief Instructor

Kath is a RYA Yachtmaster® Instructor Power (Commercial) and Powerboat Trainer. She has been boating for most of her adult life in a range of vessels from small powerboats to cruising yachts and larger motor boats. She is a keen yachtswoman and has covered many miles in the UK and southern hemisphere. She has competed in 2 RORC Fastnet Race Campaigns.

Peter Sutherland

RYA Powerboat Instructor

Pete is a highly experience outdoor instructor with qualifications across powerboating, dinghy sailing, windsurfing, kayaking, canoeing and paddle boarding. He is equally at home instructing on land on mountain bikes, fencing, archery and orienteering.
Pete has joined our team as a Powerboat Instructor teaching Powerboat Level 1 and 2 courses