This 2 day classroom course provides an introduction to the basic skills required before taking a small boat to sea or taking an active part in running a boat.

RYA Intro to Nav
COURSE FEE US$495 – Currency Converter
What do you get for this?.
Please compare Miramar Sailing with other schools. We welcome your feedback.

  • Open air waterfront classroom with beautiful views across the Antiguan hillside
  • Light lunch each day
  • Use of Fridge Freezer & Gas Cooker
  • Free Wi-Fi on school premises
  • All relevant RYA course notes and loan of training materials
  • RYA Certificate
  • Top quality training. Read what our past clients think in our Client Reviews

Discounts / student:

  • 5% – 2 students on the same course.
  • 7.5% – 3 students on the same course.
  • 10% – 4 students, or more, on the same course.

Course Content: See Syllabus

Course Schedule: 09:00 to 17:30 daily.

Ability after Course: Basic understanding of theory topics relating to navigation & seamanship.

Availability:

  • All year round but usually Fridays and Saturdays subject to prior bookings. With 3 instructors we are confident we can offer you what you want, when you want it.
  • Reserve your dates.

Consider our 1 or 2 day training courses that will enhance your training and make the most of your time in Antigua. Not only will you maximise the investment in your trip, you will depart with two RYA qualifications instead of one!
If you wish to include any of the following in your package please Contact Us for availability 

Please visit our USA Online Store, or UK Online Store for the following recommended pre-course study materials, and a selection of clothing, sailing and travel accessories.

  • International Regulations for the Prevention of Collision at Sea
  • RYA Weather Handbook
  • RYA Navigation Exercises

To assist with your planning we offer some suggestions for Accommodation and Travel

Essential Navigation & Seamanship Syllabus

ENS - Syllabus

Charts & publications
Safety
Engine checks
Buoyage
Tidal awareness
Visual and electronic navigation
Pilotage
Rules of the road (Collision Regulations)
Anchoring
Weather forecasts
Passage planning


Theory on board
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