Welcome to Blue Oyster Maritime Training. Our RYA Instructors have been working in the industry for many years all are Professional Skippers – RYA/MCA Yachtmaster Instructors and RYA Cruising Instructors who deliver RYA Power and Sail Training to every level and always with a sense of humour. Read About us here Reviews and Customer Feed Back. We are a family business and if you need Short Term Holiday Accommodation before or after your Gibraltar course check out our Family Owned Holiday Apartments close to our Queensway Quay sailing base in Gibraltar.
We deliver intensive Fast Track Sailing Courses for students from around the world. Our RYA Recognised Training Centres are based in Gibraltar Queensway Quay (RYA Sail Cruising), Barcelona Port Olympic (RYA Motor Cruising, RYA Sail Cruising) and Barcelona L'Escala Spain (RYA Power Boat, RYA Sail Cruising). Three vibrant yachting destinations and you can benefit from RYA Training at all locations. We offer careers advice, CV preparation and references for all of our Intensive Training and Fast Track Students. Internal transfers are included within our Fast Track Courses so you can study in The Worlds Best Sailing Locations - Antibes MCA Stcw 95, Barcelona and Gibraltar at no extra cost!
Our Barcelona base offers low cost transfers from Barcelona Girona and Barcelona International Airports directly to our yachts. If you choose a combined 2 centre course, our School Mini Bus can transfer you to Barcelona, fly Vueling or Ryanair, train or bus to Gibraltar. Reverse this trip if you want a combined Gibraltar Barcelona course.
RYA Courses are great fun! Meet new friends and learn new skills.
RYA Power Boat 1 and 2 for safe RIB and Power Boating
Performance 48 Foot Yachts make all the difference for your time on the water!
Extend your stay in one of our Family Owned and Managed Gibraltar Holiday Apartments. Need a berth on a Saturday night for a Rock or City Tour? Just ask we are here to help!
Corporate Training Mile Building Adventure Sailing? All Power/Sail Training by Blue Oyster RYA/MCA Instructors
RYA Motor Cruising, RYA Power Boat, RYA Sail Cruising. Unlimited fun on the water - We deliver it - Safely!
Experience the Difference. Treat yourself to a larger yacht. More room on board and acres of space in the cockpit. Atlantic sailing from Morocco, Portugal, Spain and Gibraltar with Mediterranean Sailing from historic Barcelona Port Olimpic and L'Escala in the stunning Bay Of Rosas. See our Locations page for the RYA Courses available at our RYA Recognised Training Centres.**
Sailing from warm and Tidal Gibraltar aboard our Beneteau 473 from prestigious Queensway Quay you can complete all of the RYA Weekly Practical and RYA Theory Courses. From the novice RYA Start Sailing right through to your final RYA Yachtmaster Offshore Exam. Fully inclusive courses with no additional fees to pay. You can combine your Practical and Theory Courses into nine ten or fourteen day packages. Explore Morocco and mainland Spanish Ports and some stunning sailing in The Straits Of Gibraltar. Even the dolphins will take your breath away.
RYA Competent Crew Courses start every Monday throughout the year. Learn to sail on large modern yachts with our fully inclusive sailing package. Full board Monday to Friday, with cabins and berths available from the Sunday night, and on the Friday following your course. We offer a selection of yachts for your comfort and enjoyment, large 48 footers for distance sailing and added comfort. You can choose to sail with us from Barcelona on any of our charter yachts Beneteau 40 and 43 read all about them here. New for 2014 Jeanneau 33i 2 cabin 6 berth Brand NEW!
On board provisions include:- Breakfasts. cereals, eggs, croissants, fruit, tea, coffee. Lunches. Fresh salads, sandwiches, cold meats, cheeses, snacks. Evening Meals. Are provided either pre-prepared or cooked on board chilli con carne, chicken dinner/curry, selection of pies & sausages, fish, lasagne/spaghetti bolognese are favourites with rice or potatoes. Yachts have a weekly provision of vegetables and pulses, tinned tuna, and basic cooking ingredients. Our 48 foot yachts have fridges and freezers. We do our best to cater for alternative dietary requirements students are free to purchase additional personal produce.
Mile Building and Passage making routes are indicated below. View our Yachts at this link.