This course offers an introduction to navigation and safety on board for sailors who would like to learn the basic theory of offshore sailing.
- Charts and Publications
- Safety at sea
- Engine on board
- Buoyage at sea
- Visual and electronic navigation
- Rules of the road
- Weather forecasting
- Passage planning
Account: In 24 hours after having received your online payment, you will get an account on ryainteractive.org where the RYA is offering this online course.
Language: The course is in English.
Duration: The online course takes more or less 6 hours. You will be granted access to the account for 6 months.
Price: Including VAT, excluding course material.
Support: In case you have any questions, please call or email me or we can arrange a Skype session. One hour of support is included.
Data sharing for RYA online courses
To enable access to your online course we need to share some of your personal data with the RYA via your user profile in www.ryainteractive.org. This learning management website is hosted and maintained by a third party called Learning Pool, who will not use your personal information for any reason other than enabling your course.
Your name and email address will be entered on www.ryainteractive.org in order to create your user account. On your first access to the site, you will be asked to enter your address and date of birth. You will have access to the site for one year in order to complete your online course. During this period, your personal information will be held on the website by Learning Pool and be available to this training centre and the RYA for the purpose of managing your course.
Instructional support will be provided by this training centre for a period of 1 year from the date of your course booking.
On completion of your course, your name, email, date of birth and address will be transferred to the RYA’s central database for the purpose of recording details of the course and any certification you gain as a result of it. This information allows the RYA to record your certification, to update any records they may already hold about you or your qualifications and to verify your certificate if required.
After one year from the date of your enrolment on a course, your user account will be removed from www.ryainteractive.org.
Full details of how the RYA will deal with your personal information will be displayed when you first access www.ryainteractive.org.
For the duration of your access to the site, your data will be held in accordance with the RYA Interactive Data Policy, Terms and Conditions.