Book now for a great adventure on the water
Saturday, 29th August 2020
East Cowes marina
Our Yachtmaster Fast-Track is mostly UK based and run from our training base in Cowes.
The Solent is an ideal training ground with strong tides, busy shipping and may local ports to visit. designed to get you up and running in the yachting industry in as short a time as possible. Our comprehensive training programme designed by industry experts and RYA Trainers has all the elements required if you are looking for a career as a Yacht Skipper or
crew on a Superyacht.
Venture Sailing have been training professional Yachtmasters for over 15 years. Our innovative approach to training enables our students to advance and retain the required knowledge to feel confident to Skipper yachts in any part of the world during the 14 weeks you will be spending time with a varied selection of World class instructors, including Retired navy officers, Ocean Racers as well as the well-known Stokey Woodall for your Ocean and weather training.
Our course programme provides an exhilarating mix of training and is a reliable route to certification. We promise you expert tuition, a stimulating learning environment and a great sailing adventure.
During your training with Venture Sailing your time will divided between live-aboard passages and shore-based training.
Week 1 – Competent Crew & Confidence BuildingWeek 2 – RYA Day Skipper TheoryWeek 3 – RYA Day Skipper PracticalWeek 4 – Confidence Building Week 5 – Power Boat L2 (2 Days) RYA First Aid (1Day) RYA VHF (1 Day)Week 6 – STCW 95 Basic Training 6 DaysWeek 7 – Mile BuildingWeek 8 – RYA Yacht Master TheoryWeek 9 – RYA Costal Skipper PracticalWeek 10 – Mile Building PassageWeek 11 – Offshore PassageWeek 12 - Yacht Maintenance & Rigging + Diesel EngineWeek 13 – RYA Yacht Master OceanWeek 14 – Yachtmaster Prep Week & RYA Yachtmaster Exam
Starts: Saturday, August 29th 2020
Bookings close: August 30th 2020
East Cowes Marina
Isle of Wight
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A regular direct service runs from London Waterloo to Southampton Central. Journey time is approx. 1hr 10 mins. From there about 15 minutes taxi ride – to Red Funnel Ferry and then a short walk.
Taxi telephone numbers: Radio Cars (Southampton) 02380 666666