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Level 3 Sailing Courses - RYA Yachtmaster Offshore Prep and Exam Course

The Sunsail Yachtmaster Offshore Prep and Exam course will allow you to sail commercially and work towards becoming an instructor or other sailing profession.

Pre-course experience
  • Theory certificate recommended
  • 50 days at sea (5 days as a Skipper)
  • 2500 miles
  • 5 passages over 60miles (2 overnight and 2 as skipper)
Ability after course

Preparation and Exam – You will be able to confidently skipper offshore passages by day or night and have experience to manage adverse weather conditions.


7 days and 7 nights living aboard


Port Solent

Number of students to instructor

4:1 (Ratios of 5:1 are possible on the training & prep stages)


Year round

Pricing per person
  • Nov-Mar - £545
  • Apr-Oct - £595
  • RYA Yachtmaster Exam Fee - £170

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