Our RYA Motor Cruising, RYA Power Boat and RYA Sailing Instructors have been working in the industry for many years all are fully employed and full time Professional Skippers – RYA/MCA Yachtmaster Instructors who deliver RYA Power and Sail Training to every level and always with a sense of humour. For ladies who prefer a female Skipper, just ask!
In addition, we specialise in delivering 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! Professional Skippers Log In Here for your Professional Practices and Responsibilities Course (PPR)
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!
Visit 3 different marinas during your week. Need a berth on a Saturday night for a Rock or City Tour? Just ask!
Low cost sailing options for all RYA courses just £395 for a saloon berth
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. Choose Gibraltar and sail from historic Queensway Quay for tidal courses. We offer a selection of yachts for your comfort and enjoyment, large 48 footers for distance sailing and added luxury, including our Bavaria 46 Cruiser from Barcelona. You can choose to take your courses from Barcelona on any of our charter yachts Beneteau 40 and 43 read all about them here.
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.
Barcelona and Gibraltar are two very different sailing environments with two distinct cultures. You can enjoy both on any of our RYA Sailing Courses. If you have time for a 2 Week 2 centre course you can transfer over the weekend.
Mile Building and Passage making routes are indicated below.