RYA Helmsman
Pre-course experience None
Assumed knowledge None
Minimum duration 2 days
Minimum age 18 Years
Course content
  • Boat preparation
  • boat handling
  • types of craft
  • engines and drives
  • safety and seamanship
  • rules of the road
  • securing to a buoy
  • berthing alongside
  • man overboard recovery
Ability after the course Competent to a handle motor cruiser of a specific type in sheltered waters.
Course Fee $ 4,500
Joining Instructions (RYA Start Helmsman Course Joining Instructions)