RYA Solent Sailing Training Courses In Southampton

Solent Boat Training run courses on our Bavaria 37 cruising yachts, with dedicated classrooms and 7 RYA Yachtmaster instructors on our training staff all in Shamrock Quay marina just 1 mile from Southampton city centre we can offer the complete range of RYA sail cruising courses including RYA Competent Crew and RYA Day Skipper

We have these 5 day courses running each week from a cost of £399 in low season up to £599 during the high season. We are a professional RYA training centre that specialise in low ratio courses meaning just 4 students rather than the normal 5 students per course.

RYA Competent Crew
RYA Day Skipper
RYA Coastal Skipper
RYA Day Skipper Theory


RYA Sailing Courses Progression Ladder


The RYA Sail cruising scheme starts with either the Start Yachting course for those who have never sailed and just want to try a 2 day course or for those who know they enjoy sailing the 5 day competent crew course.


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RYA Solent Sailing Courses From Competent Crew to Yachtmaster


With our large fleet of Bavaria yachts we offer the full RYA sail cruising scheme including Start Yachting, Competent Crew, Day Skipper Practical, Coastal Skipper Practical and the world renowned Yachtmaster.