So you’re the master of your boat, but are you a boatmaster?
Who's it for?
The Boatmaster course is a comprehensive course for boaties with current knowledge and experience, which applies to a wide range of vessels including yachts, launches, and powerboats.
What will I learn?
This course will extend your knowledge in navigation techniques, distress signals, emergency procedures, charts, knots and rope work, and provides a thorough understanding of the rules and regulations out on the water. You’ll be surprised at what you don’t know, or you’ve forgotten!
When and where?
This comprehensive course takes 30 hours of study plus revision time. You can complete the course via an home study pack or in the classroom during the day, evening or weekend.
How much does it cost?
$330 for home study, $495 with a tutor in a classroom.
Coastguard members get 15% off the Boatmaster course and a range of other Boating Education courses! Just sign up for your Coastguard membership online then use your membership number as your discount code to book.
Enrol to study at home or in the classroom.
Boatmaster upgrade pack
For classroom students we recommend you get yourself the Boatmaster Upgrade Pack to enable you to complete the course – the Rules of the Road at Sea book, Nautical Flashcards and a RYA Chartwork Plotter. If you are purchasing the Home Study course, this upgrade is not required.
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