EAST TRAINING

As an RYA centre of excellence, the Training Centre is the Leading Training Centre for aspiring Keelboat Skippers, Crew and RIB helms.

Training is strictly reserved for EAST members. Priority is always given to regular volunteers who commit to sessions during the season.

To enquire about joining, click the button below.

 

EAST Certification and Assessments

EAST offers its own training in areas such as VHF, Disability Awareness, Hoist & our procedures and specialist IT systems. 

To see details of these courses, click Learn More.

RYA Courses

RYA qualifications are offered through EAST in our own fleet of Paralympic Class Keelboats and high performance RIB support boats. Costs are minimised for regular EAST volunteers. Click Learn More to see a list of courses and links to syllabuses.

RYA Courses

 

Click on an image to see the syllabus on the RYA website

Foundation Skills

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For Young Sailors and Special Schools Initiative

RYA Sailability
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Stage 1,2,3,4

RYA Youth Sailing Scheme
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Keelboat level 1

RYA Start Sailing
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Keelboat Level 2

RYA Basic Sailing
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Introduction to RIB helm

RYA Power boat level 2

Enhanced Skills

First Aid Kit

Required for all skippers

RYA First Aid
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Required course for volunteering

RYA Disability Awareness
Paraplegic Sporting Event

For working with vulnerable adults and children

RYA Safeguarding

Advanced Skills

Sailing Rope

Advanced sailing skills for skippers 

RYA Seamanship
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Advanced skills development

RYA Day Sailing
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Required for Duty Instructors

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Delivering training on water and in the classroom

RYA Senior Instructor
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Required when acting as an escort craft, safety boat or coach boat for a fleet of dinghies

RYA RIB Safety Boat

EAST Courses and Certificates

 

Foundation Skills

Mandatory for all 

EAST Volunteer Induction

Mandatory for all 

EAST Hoist & Pontoon Safety

Enhanced Skills

EAST procedures, and equipment

Recommended

EAST VHF

NOTE- THIS IS NOT AN RYA VHF COURSE & IS NOT A VHF SRC LICENSE

Mandatory for skippers 

EAST Skipper Assesment

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Advanced Skills

Required for volunteers using EAST Database

EAST Data Protection

Required for session admin duties

EAST Session Administrator
Sponsors
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