RYA Competent Crew
From a crew member to an active and competent crew member
Competent Crew faltet Fock

Flaking the jib


RYA Competent Crew is a popular course aimed at beginners and those who would like to become active crew members rather than just passengers. => 


Pre-Course Experience

No experience required

Assumed Knowledge


Student Instructor Ratio

3:1, in exception 4:1


6 days

Ability after Course

Able to steer the yacht, handle sails and robes, keep a proper lookout,  take bearings and execute navigation tasks, row a dinghy and assist in all the day-to-day routines.

Course Content

See Syllabus below


Syllabus Competent Crew: The course introduces the beginner to cruising and teaches personal safety, seamanship and helmsmanship to the level required to be a useful member of crew of a cruising yacht. This course bring you up from a crew member to a competent crew member. =>

Advanced courses
RYA Day Skipper
RYA Day Skipper Kurs

RYA Day Skipper Course

RYA Day Skipper is a demanding course for aspiring skippers with some yachting experience and basic navigation and sailing skills.

This is a hands-on course that is highly recommended for anyone who regularly sails on board a yacht. It’s designed to improve skills and build knowledge of all aspects of life at sea whilst skippering a sailing yacht during short passages.

RYA Coastal Skipper
RYA Coastal Kurs

RYA Coastal Course

Advanced skippering techniques for yachtsmen and women with considerable knowledge of sailing and navigation, wanting to undertake coastal passages by day and night.

RYA Coastal Skipper is the ideal qualification to follow RYA Day Skipper. It may also form a bridge to a MCA/RYA Yachtmaster™ examination. It’s designed to give an experienced skipper the confidence to undertake longer and more complex passages which may involve sailing at night or involve watch-keeping systems.