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Yachtmaster Academy

Whether you’re learning to sail or gaining qualifications, the experience can be wonderful as long as your training is conducted by professionals. 
The International Yachtmaster Academy, has forged its reputation in the challenging waters off southern England, the Mediterranean and the Atlantic.

At Yachtmaster  we challenge our students with exciting interdisciplinary academic programs both ashore and afloat. With our unique blend of theoretical coaching and practical application, YOU CAN ACHIEVE the experience of qualification you aspire to!

Your studies will engage you in an exciting and vigorous program, supervised by our highly motivated and experienced team of tutors, under the direction of our principal Dave Comer. Dave is a MCA Master of Yachts (3,000 GRT), and has tutored  RYA  sailing  courses for over 35 years. From toppers to tall ships, outboards to out-drives we have skippered and tutored them all.

We operate the most respected scheme in the world, awarding the MCA / RYA certification. Our various courses are designed to be studied both in theory and in practice, meeting all levels of experience. Here are some details about the different Sailing Courses we offer;

Why Choose Us

      • Decades of Experience
      • Flexibility to offer a course suitable to your availability
      • Full support throughout your course
      • All materials included in the course.
      • Yachtmaster is a brand you can trust.

What Client’s Say

Thanks Dave, Was honestly a very good course!
Eoin, VHF Licence Course
I just thought I’d e-mail you to tell you how much I am enjoying my Day Skipper Course and so far have found the study notes to have far exceeded my expectations….”!
Jennifer, Day Skipper Course
I wanted to say thanks for the very thorough correspondence course you furnished for the theory side…………I have written to the RYA congratulating your establishment……!!!!
Malcolm, Essential Navigation & Safety Course
Thanks Dave, I enjoyed the day. I look forward to getting the licence in due course!
David, VHF Licence Course