Whilst not a prerequisite of our RYA courses, many of these publications will support some of the topics covered. For the Coastal Skipper / Yachtmaster course, we do highly recommend the IRPCS publication as part of the syllabus is to learn the regulations. For any of the publications sold, we will bring along to the start of your course negating the need for shipping costs.

  • RYA International Regulations for Preventing Collisions at Sea (G2)

    RYA International Regulations for Preventing Collisions at Sea (G2)


    The International Regulations for Preventing Collisions at Sea (COLREGS) are vital for maritime safety as you must be able to identify vessels during the day by their special shapes, and at night time by their lights, as well as understanding both your obligations and those of other vessels as you interact with one another. This…

  • RYA Navigation Handbook (G6)

    RYA Navigation Handbook (G6)


    This second edition of the best-selling RYA Navigation Handbook is essential reading for anyone taking to the water and looking for the complete guide to navigation. Navigation techniques and practices have changed dramatically over the years and today, many sailors and motor boaters regard electronic instruments as their principal means of navigation. However, traditional methods…

  • Sale! RYA Sea Survival Handbook (G43)

    RYA Sea Survival Handbook (G43)

    £14.49 £13.99

    This book is written by Keith Colwell who works at the RNLI as a Community Incident Reduction Manager, managing a large team of volunteer safety advisers, who provide a safety advice service to both the boating and general public. Keith is an RYA Yachtmaster, an RYA Powerboat Instructor, a SRC instructor/assessor and RYA and STCW’95 Sea Survival Instructor.

  • RYA Weather Handbook (G133)

    RYA Weather Handbook (G133)


    If you are doing an RYA course or are simply seeking to gain a greater understanding of the weather, this edition of the RYA Weather Handbook (which covers the Northern and Southern Hemispheres) is full of practical and useful information, on aspects such as theory, weather charts, clouds, predicting the wind, and the technology used…

  • RYA Yachtmaster Scheme Syllabus and Logbook (G158)

    RYA Yachtmaster Scheme Syllabus and Logbook (G158)


    The Yachtmaster Scheme & Log book (G158) is an essential publication for anyone following the RYA Yachtmaster pathway. It provides you with somewhere to keep your course completion certificates and of course somewhere to record those all important miles.