RYA Yachtmaster Coastal – Prep and exam course

RYA Yachtmaster Coastal – Prep and exam course

RYA Yachtmaster Coastal prep and exam course


The Prometheus Yachtmaster Coastal prep and exam course is a follow-on course from the theory and practical elements of the Coastal Skipper course. Upon achieving your RYA Yachtmaster Coastal certificate you will be recognised as an advanced, experienced sailor.


  • Advanced skipper qualification
  • Internationally recognised
  • Fine tune sailing techniques
  • Improve weak areas
  • Improve safety and efficiency
  • Develop fuller knowledge and understanding

Where to take this course

Portsmouth, UK

Why take this course?

The first five days of this seven-day course involve preparation for the final exam, with your instructor ensuring that you have the knowledge, understanding and techniques required to pass the assessment. You will focus on improving your weak areas, ensuring that your sailing manner is both safe and efficient. On day five an RYA examiner will step aboard and ask you to complete various tasks and manoeuvres to assess your ability. Pre- exam requirements are a GMDSS short range certificate or higher grade of marine radio certificate, an RYA accepted current First Aid and the required logged miles.

Yachtmaster™ Coastal exam pre-requisites


The Yachtmaster Coastal exam costs £193* which needs to be bought along with you and is payable to the examiner.

Please remember to also bring photo ID and 2 passport size photos with you for the certificate to be issued.

* Exam fee correct at time of publishing and subject to change without prior notice – Source https://www.rya.org.uk/training/certificates-of-competence/exam-fees

To book your course or to find out more:

For dates and availability please contact our UK sailing school on 02394 350 505 or learn@prometheus-sailing.co.uk

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