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Fastrack to Yachtmaster™

Overview

£460.00

Fastrack to Yachtmaster™ Offshore provides you with the perfect passage to be the very best. The Fastrack programme takes you from the basics included in the RYA Day Skipper Online Theory Course right through to advanced navigation and passage planning of the worldwide acclaimed qualification of RYA Yachtmaster™ Offshore Theory in one package. Fastrack also includes SRC/ VHF Online Radio Course (8 hours).*

Price includes:
 

  • FREE plotters and dividers
  • FREE worldwide courier delivery
  • Exams and retakes INCLUDED
  • 12 MONTHS' ACCESS with the ability to extend
  • UNLIMITED help from Urban Truant's team of RYA Yachtmaster™ instructors

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During these unprecedented times we are keen for all our students to stay active and to keep those brain cells working. To help with this we have created and stay at home offer for you.  Add discount code STAYATHOME during your sign up process and receive a £50 discount  Got a question? Please don't hesitate to contact the team on +44 (0) 1489 250040 or use the chat function. We are here to help.
 

Our Platform

Multi-Platform

Sailing Course Online is designed to work seamlessly across PCs, Macs, tablets and smart phones enabling you to learn at home or on the move. View a demo of the system for a guided tour of the online portal and all the features.

Enriched Learning Experience

Our Platform uses a mixture of learning techniques to deliver course content. Realistic 3D animations and graphics provide an effective support to your learning.  Our courses include over 20+ supporting videos for the key areas of content.
 

Videos

Our courses additionally include over 20 easy-to-watch supporting videos designed to strengthen your knowledge in the key areas.

Animations Provide Step by Step Help

A range of helpful animations enable you to follow key activities, such as tying a bowline.

See Key Content in Action

We explain what you need to know - then where possible, we show you how it works in practice. Animations, such as lights and shapes, consolidate your knowledge.

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Course Syllabus

Fastrack takes you to RYA Coastal Skipper / Yachtmaster™ Offshore this is an advanced course that builds on the knowledge gained at the theory RYA Day Skipper level. This Fastrack programme is aimed at sailors and motor boaters who are looking to undertake more complex passages including both offshore and at night. It will take your theory knowledge to the standard required for the RYA Yachtmaster™ Coastal and Yachtmaster™ Offshore practical exams. RYA Coastal Skipper / Yachtmaster™ Offshore is a pre requisite for working on commercial vessels. We have also included the SRC/ VHF Online radio course in the package, so you have everything covered.

The courses are delivered on Urban Truant’s exclusive e-learning portal. Through carefully written modules, it guides you through advanced techniques in all areas of navigation. At the end of each module, you are invited to try out what you have learned with online tests. Full answers are immediately available for every test question and you can go back and re-do any part of the module - giving you confidence to move onto the next section when you know you are ready.

*SRC/ VHF Online Radio Course (8 hours). Is hosted on the RYA Interactive Portal.

Once you have completed each course you’re ready to sit the exams. This is done from your own home or office and completed in a time limit. Your submitted answers will be marked by our RYA Yachtmaster™ instructors and if successful you will be awarded the RYA Day Skipper Theory Certificate and the RYA Coastal Skipper/Yachtmaster™ Theory Certificate.                 

Pre-Course
Experience
Some practical experience is desirable although not essential.
Assumed
Knowledge
A basic knowledge of navigation, tides, meteorology and safety theory.
Student
Instructor Ratio
You will be assigned a dedicated RYA Yachtmaster Instructor to answer your questions.
Duration 40hrs online study. (For each course) 8 hours for SRC / VHF Radio.
Course
Content
Position fixing
Course shaping and plotting
Tidal calculations
Use of almanacs and Admiralty publications
Electronic navigation
Taking and interpreting forecasts
Plotting weather systems
Safety equipment and procedure
Ability after
Course
The knowledge needed to skipper a yacht on coastal passages by day and night. The holder of this certificate can go on to work towards their Coastal Skipper practical course or Yachtmaster™ qualification's

Why Choose us for your Fastrack to Yachtmaster Online Course

We at Urban Truant are passionate about what we do and customer service is key in everything we do. Here are just some of the reasons why you should choose us. If you're still not convinced give us a call and speak to one of our instructors.

20+ Short Videos for Additional Understanding

Our RYA Day Skipper and RYA Coastal Yachtmaster Courses all have a mixture of content styles to suite all learning techniques. Our courses include over 20+ supporting videos for the key areas of content.

Friendly and Knowledgeable 1:1 Support if you need it

The shorebased instructors who support Sailing Course Online are additionally RYA Yachtmaster Instructors, giving you fast and knowledgeable assistance whatever your query.

Courses Work Seamlessly Across All Devices

Your course content is designed to work seamlessly across PCs, MACs, tablets and smart phones enabling you to learn at home or on the move.

Discounts on our Busy Practical Courses

Your Urban Truant experience need not end with successfully passing your online theory course. We are also an RYA practical school and your online course entitles you to 10% discount on any practical courses you may like to go on and do. Urban Truant is the only RYA Training Centre that delivers online courses using its own platform and also delivers practical courses.

Your Supporting Materials Sent Free Worldwide

We provide everything you need to pass: 8 months access, to your course, the full RYA training pack of books and charts, quality plotter and dividers - all packaged in a free Urban Truant bag and sent to you on a next day courier service (UK). Free worldwide shipping is included.

7 Day 'No Quibble' Money Back Guarantee

We are 100% confident that you will enjoy our courses, that’s why we offer a no questions asked money back guarantee. Just return the RYA Course Pack, plotters and dividers to us and we’ll refund your money in full. Our confidence in our system allows us to give full access free for 24hrs so that you can see for yourself.

What's Included

  • Quality Portland plotter and dividers so you can do your chartwork
  • RYA Training charts 3 & 4 
  • RYA Training Almanac
  • RYA Day Skipper Shorebased Notes
  • RYA Yachtmaster™ Shorebased Notes
  • RYA VHF/SRC Book
  • Access to the RYA Interactive Site for SRC/VHF Course
  • RYA Coastal / Yachtmaster Electronic Resources Booklet
  • RYA Coastal / Yachtmaster Weather Resources Booklet
  • RYA Day Skipper Exam
  • RYA Coastal Skipper / Yachtmaster Offshore Exam
  • Unlimited access to Urban Truant's qualified RYA Yachtmaster™ instructors (via email, phone, Skype and FaceTime)
  • All charts, books and equipment are sent by courier on a next day service in your free Urban Truant Navigation bag!
  • 12 months course access, with the ability to extend if required.
  • Access to the online course after passing your exams, great for revision or as an aide memoire
  • All exams are included in the course fee, along with unlimited re takes
  • Money- back guarantee
  • Discounts on future RYA Practical Training, we are not just a theory school!

Ready to Get Started?

Sign up now for your course today and you will get immediate access to the online course content. Your Urban Truant bag containing everything else you need to do the course will be sent by courier on a next day service (UK). We also offer free worldwide delivery normally on a 2-3 day service.

Fastrack to Yachtmaster™ RYA Training Centre

Fastrack to Yachtmaster™

Fastrack to Yachtmaster™ Offshore provides you with the perfect passage to be the very best. The Fastrack programme takes you from the basics included in the RYA Day Skipper Online Theory Course right through to advanced navigation and passage planning of the worldwide acclaimed qualification of RYA Yachtmaster™ Offshore Theory in one package. Fastrack also includes SRC/ VHF Online Radio Course (8 hours).*

Price includes:
 
  • FREE plotters and dividers
  • FREE worldwide courier delivery
  • Exams and retakes INCLUDED
  • 12 MONTHS' ACCESS with the ability to extend
  • UNLIMITED help from Urban Truant's team of RYA Yachtmaster™ instructors
£460.00
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Coronavirus – Update


Thank you for your continued loyalty and trust in Sailing Course Online during these uncertain times.

As we continuously monitor the evolving circumstances surrounding the COVID-19 outbreak, please be assured that our RYA Yachtmaster™ Instructors are all set up to work in isolation as required. The team will continue to provide world class support throughout these difficult times, including answers to student questions (via email, phone, Skype, Zoom and FaceTime), marking of exams, and the addition of new content. As an online business we are continuing to operate and are able to dispatch our course packs as normal. 

In fact there is no better time to learn!

Russell Lake
Principal
Sailing Course Online