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Kath Scott

First Aid certificates for Instructors

Q: I am thinking of becoming an RYA Instructor – Do I need to hold  First Aid Certificate to attend an Instructor Course? A: All RYA Instructional Qualifications require you to hold an acceptable First Aid certificate prior to attending your Instructor Course. The most commonly accepted is the RYA […]

Irish Sea Adventure

You can now follow our Principal and Chief Instructor’s Irish Adventure in the good ship Celtic North click HERE for more details. If you are looking to venture around the South Wales Coast and over the Irish Sea to the East Irish Coast – this blog is full […]

Waterproofs & Lifejackets

Q: Do I need to bring my own waterproofs, lifejackets etc for practical courses? A: We have a large range of waterproof clothing in various sizes that we supply, free of charge, to our students. We offer spray suits for warmer weather, flotation suits for cooler weather and dry suits […]

RYA Advanced Powerboat Course Prerequisites

Q: Do I need to have completed an RYA Intermediate Course before I attend an RYA Advanced Powerboat Course? A: Whist it isn’t a pre-requisite to hold an RYA Intermediate certificate you are required to be competent to the standard of the Intermediate Powerboat Certificate with a thorough knowledge […]