RYA Yachtmaster Offshore Online

The RYA Yachtmaster online theory course takes your theory knowledge to the standard required for the Yachtmaster Coastal and Yachtmaster Offshore practical exams.


This course advances your skills as a skipper of a yacht or motor boat, with an emphasis on navigation and passage planning for more complex coastal or offshore passages by day and night


Includes some time for the revision of Day Skipper subjects then moves on to cover a greater depth of knowledge and more advanced skills in navigation, pilotage & meteorology.


Successfully gaining your RYA Yachtmaster theory certificate will enable you to confidently work towards your Yachtmaster Coastal or Yachtmaster Offshore practical qualification.


  • Assumed knowledge
    To Day Skipper theory level.
  • Minimum duration
    A minimum of 40 hours of course study time is specified by the RYA, plus time for exercises and exams.
  • Ability after course
    Theory knowledge to skipper a vessel on coastal and offshore passages by day and night.  



RYA Yachtmaster Offshore

Online Theory Course


"A challenging course which stretches you but backed up with excellent coaching and instructor support."