The AHOY Centre is a recognised RYA (Royal Yachting Association) training centre, so the courses delivered are official with internationally recognised qualifications. Also a British Rowing affiliated centre, The AHOY run a wide range of courses in sailing, rowing and power boating as well as theory courses in First Aid, VHF Radio use and navigation. Our instructors are qualified, experienced and passionate about involving others in their sports and improving the confidence and skills of learners.

Click here to download our 2018 course programme


Courses offered for individuals and small groups:


RYA Sailing Courses: Levels 1, 2 and 3, Seamanship Skills, Sailing with Spinnakers, Start Racing, Day Sailing and Youth Scheme qualifications 1-4.


RYA Powerboat Courses: RYA Powerboat Levels 1 & 2 and the RYA Safety Boat course.


RYA Theory Courses: RYA First Aid, RYA VHF (radio use) and RYA Basic Navigation Course.


If there is an RYA course that you are interested in but cannot see here or if the dates do not suit you, contact us and we can arrange a course to suit.

We offer reduced rates for group bookings (4 or more participants) and for our dedicated volunteers.




To find out more or to book a course, please follow this link.


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