Gibraltar Mile Builder to Barcelona 12th November 2012

Posted: 2nd Nov 2012 (0 comments)

Gibraltar to Barcelona our November 2012 mile builder with RYA Yachtmaster qualifying passages commencing Monday 12th November. All miles count towards the required 2500 for RYA Yachtmaster Offshore. We have 2 berths remaining for this 7 - 10 day passage non stop weather permitting. Call us on +34 972 662 494 or for an immediate reply email us here.

Blue Oyster Opens New Shore Based Facilities in Barcelona Port Olympic

Posted: 4th Nov 2012 (0 comments)

In line with our commitment to deliver the very best in Maritime Training between Gibraltar Barcelona and Antibes we are pleased to announce the opening of our new shore based facilities in Port Olympic (Olimpic) Barcelona, Spain. With frontage directly onto the marina and spread over two floors our classrooms have dedicated seating and desks for 25 in our larger room and in the second 14 students can sit in comfort at their own desks. Both rooms are well equipped with all the latest study aids. Our reception area is welcoming encouraging new students to come in and talk to our RYA Instructors. We have a separate dedicated area on the second floor for VHF/SRC and Radar Training. Everything is set up ready to go so why not drop in for a chat and a coffee. We are easy to find in Port Olympic just follow the RYA Training Centre Flags, our yachts power and sail are moored right outside. We have a full stock of RYA Books on sale and we can order most yacht spares and clothing from our main supplier for delivery within 24 hours. If you would like to book a meeting regarding RYA Training please call us on +34 972 662 494. You can also visit our Barcelona Sailing School Website here.

Gibraltar Tidal Mile Builders 3rd December 2012 and 28th January 2013

Posted: 5th Nov 2012 (0 comments)

Mile building dates Monday 3rd December 2012 and Monday 28th January 2013 sailing on board our Beneteau 473 Oceanis from Gibraltar out into the Atlantic. Performance tidal sailing, own cabin with full board includes breakfasts, lunches and evening meals, snacks, moorings, fuel, wet weather gear, fresh bedding, RYA Instruction from BOS Skippers, qualifying miles and passages. Arrive Sunday ready to sail Monday 0900hrs. Email us for further information.

Gibraltar to Barcelona Mile Builder 12th November now Fully Booked

Posted: 6th Nov 2012 (0 comments)

Our November 12th Mile builder from Gibraltar to Barcelona is now fully booked. Our next Mile Builder is on our Beneteau 473 from Gibraltar into the Atlantic weekly berths available fully inclusive £495. +34 972 662 494 or email us here.

MCA Stcw 95 BST Course 12th November 2012

Posted: 6th Nov 2012 (0 comments)

MCA Stcw 95 Basic Safety Training five day course commences Monday 12th November 4 places remaining Email for further information. Your MCA Stcw 95 Certificate will be issued directly to you on Friday afternoon.

Gibraltar RYA Day Skipper Combined Students Pass with Flying Colours

Posted: 6th Nov 2012 (0 comments)

Congratulations to Javier and Pavla who have just completed their RYA Day Skipper Combined Courses from our Gibraltar base. Well done from all the team at Blue Oyster Sailing.

RYA/MCA Power Miles and Passages for your RYA Yachtmaster Coastal or RYA Yachtmaster Offshore Exams

Posted: 6th Nov 2012 (0 comments)

RYA/MCA Master Power 200gt Mileage. We are running our Motor Cruiser from Barcelona to Gibraltar for students who need Power Miles for their RYA Yachtmaster Coastal and RYA Yachtmaster Offshore Exams. A fully qualified RYA Yachtmaster Instructor Power will be on board throughout so that you can complete qualifying miles and passages. Email us for further information.

Blue Oyster Courses Underway Today in Gibraltar Barcelona and Antibes

Posted: 13th Nov 2012 (0 comments)

Our Mile Building yacht left Gibraltar yesterday and is sailing towards Barcelona with a full compliment of crew on board. Jamie is Skippering with Damien, Rich, John, Ian and Filipe we'll have a spare berth when John departs on Friday. If you are available for a few hundred miles sailing then please email us. Welcome to students Morgan who is completing his RYA Cruising Instructor Course, Annete RYA Combined Day Skipper, Leo Half Track Yachtmaster, and Linnia RYA Competent Crew. If you would like to join any of our sailing students call us on +34 972 662 494. Stcw 95 BST started Monday 12th further course dates will be published shortly. Next week we are being joined by Peter for his Fastrack Yachtmaster course and James Half Track Yachtmaster. Our continuous Yachtmaster Training Program allows you to join at any time whatever your skill level.

Well done to Chris Pittman who successfully completed his Fastrack YachtmasterPLUS Course

Posted: 13th Nov 2012 (0 comments)

Well done to Chris who has successfully completed his Fast Track Yachtmaster Course and now works on MV Lattitude. Good luck from all the Team at Blue Oyster in your new career. Our continuous Yachtmaster Training Courses can be joined at any time relevant to your experience. Call us on +34 972 662 494 or email for an immediate reply.

Advanced RYA Yachtmaster Navigation Course Barcelona Base 26 November

Posted: 14th Nov 2012 (0 comments)

RYA Coastal Skipper/Yachtmaster Theory Course. We have 2 places available on our 5 day RYA shorebased advanced navigation course. The course contents are available here and also at our Barcelona Sailing School information page here. The exam will be invigilated and acceptable for the Master Of Yachts and OOW (Officer Of The Watch) navigational entry requirements. The course costs £325 for the 5 days fully inclusive all meals and accommodation. Email us here or call +34 972 662 494

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