Virtual Training Sessions

We offer a range of Virtual Training sessions from free CPD sessions to paid workshops across a range of boating subjects and NEW for 2021 is our half day workshop on “How to deliver engaging and effective Virtual Training Sessions” – see below for dates and prices:

UPCOMING EVENTS

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PREVIOUS EVENTS

Delivering engaging and effective Virtual Training sessions – become a Zoom Ninja!

The last year has hugely changed how we deliver training and even when restrictions are lifted there will still be a demand for Virtual Learning. This half day session will take you through a range of instructional methods that can be used in the virtual space. 

Whether you are delivering to a worldwide audience, looking to reduce travel costs or just giving students more flexibility to learn in their own homes - this is the workshop for you.

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£50

Weather Workshop (Virtual Training)

At the core off all we do as sailors is one thing – weather. It’s is our engine, our bliss or our most frightening adversary.

Because of this, we need to know more about it than the average Joe. The subject of weather is vast and can be complicated, but let’s start with the basic ideas surrounding weather.

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£50

Delivering engaging and effective Virtual Training sessions – become a Zoom Ninja!

The last year has hugely changed how we deliver training and even when restrictions are lifted there will still be a demand for Virtual Learning. This half day session will take you through a range of instructional methods that can be used in the virtual space. 

Whether you are delivering to a worldwide audience, looking to reduce travel costs or just giving students more flexibility to learn in their own homes - this is the workshop for you.

Find out more »
£50

Passage Planning and Pilotage Workshop (Virtual Training)

Passage planning is requirement for all skippers and is also known as Voyage Planning. This covers everything from leaving the dock, en-route and entering your destination as well as covering any refuge ports along the way. So think of your passage plan as "Berth to Berth"
There are obligations under international law for a vessel's skipper/captain to compile a passage/voyage plan - how much detail you put into it depends very much on you!

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£50

Introduction to Pilotage

Pilotage is being able to navigate safely into and out of a harbour/anchorage/port knowing where you are at all times, where your hazards are and a safe route in/out. This is particularly useful if you are heading into somewhere new or a challenging/busy area - or both!
Knowledge and experience of some simple pilotage techniques could open up where you can go boating.

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Free

Weather Workshop (Virtual Training)

At the core off all we do as sailors is one thing – weather. It’s is our engine, our bliss or our most frightening adversary.

Because of this, we need to know more about it than the average Joe. The subject of weather is vast and can be complicated, but let’s start with the basic ideas surrounding weather.

Find out more »
£50

Introduction to Passage Planning

Passage planning is requirement for all skippers and is also known as Voyage Planning. This covers everything from leaving the dock, en-route and entering your destination as well as covering any refuge ports along the way. So think of your passage plan as "Berth to Berth"
There are obligations under international law for a vessel's skipper/captain to compile a passage/voyage plan - how much detail you put into it depends very much on you!

Find out more »
Free

No Event Scheduled

We are taking a Lockdown2 break but will be back on Thursday. In the meantime you can check out our previous session on our YouTube Channel Playlist - Training Tips. Just click on the image below:

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Free

Weather Fronts, Pressure Systems and Synoptic Charts (Weather Week 2)

Get to grips with Weather Fronts, Pressure Systems (High and Low pressure) and how to interpret a Synoptic Chart. This is the second in our FREE online weather series.

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Free

Introduction to Meteorology (Weather Week 1)

Get to grips with what weather is, sources of weather, cloud types and some basic terms. Do you know your Cumulus from your nimbus??

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Free