Theoretical Shorebased Courses

RYA Training Centre

"Surrey Shorebased" is an RYA training centre in Woking, run by a club member, offering RYA shorebased courses in navigation, radio and radar.

First Aid

There are many sailing schools which offer the one day RYA first aid course. This meets the requirement for anyone interested in first aid for the maritime environment and which is required by those advancing to skippering qualifications and roles.

The following, however, offer substantial discounts to SOYC Members:

Coolsun Training,, at Shepperton.

Duck-2-Water,, in Southampton.


Please apply directly to the training provider, making it clear you belong to SOYC.