Boatmaster

The Boatmaster course is a 30-hour, theory-only course providing in-depth knowledge of all aspects of boating safety. Whilst this is an excellent stand-alone course, the Boatmaster course is also a pre-requisite for the ‘Coastal Skipper’ and ‘Offshore Skipper’ courses, the more advanced Coastguard Boating Education qualifications.

The course fee includes Coastguard registration, student manual, exam fee and use of charts and navigation instruments.

The focus of this course includes:

  • Navigation
  • Rules and regulations
  • Boat handling
  • Emergencies
  • Meteorology
  • Tides
  • Knots

Upcoming courses

Boatmaster 35: Tuesday and Thursday nights – April 30th, May 2nd, 7th, 9th, 14th, 16th, 21st, 23rd, 28th, 30th, June 4th & 6th. 6.00-8.30pm