This course introduces the concepts of inshore navigation and safety in an easy-to-understand e-learning format. It is an ideal starting point if you are preparing for your first coastal passages.


Learn seamanship, passage planning, and navigation through a modern lens. Navigate confidently in today's electronic-first era, mastering interactive weather forecasting in an enjoyable e-learning format developed by Above & Beyond Boating and recognised by the RYA to gain your Day Skipper Shorebased Qualification.


This course is the gold standard of skipper training and is highly respected worldwide. Anyone seeking to become an RYA Coastal Skipper, RYA Yachtmaster Coastal Skipper, or RYA Yachtmaster Offshore Skipper is required to have broad theoretical knowledge and a high level of practical skill.

With a strong emphasis on passage making, this e-learning course will build upon your existing knowledge and experience to prepare you for longer passages at sea.

This course, developed by Above & Beyond Boating, is recognised by the RYA so that you can attain your Coastal Skipper & Yachtmaster Theory Qualification.