Watersports Instructor and Personal Performance Courses

RYA and BC Instructor Courses

The Mount Batten Centre offer various Royal Yachting Association (RYA) and British Canoeing (BC) Instructor courses. So whether you are looking to upgrade your existing qualifications, begin a new career or assist your local watersports club please get in touch to discuss your requirements.


Royal Yachting Association and British Canoeing Instructor Courses

RYA Pre Entry Dinghy Assessment - Dates tbc

RYA Dinghy Instructor - Dates tbc

RYA Dinghy Senior Instructor - Dates tbc

BC Paddlesports Instructor - Dates tbc

BC Paddlesports Leader Training and Assessment - Dates tbc

BC Stand-Up Paddleboard Discipline Support Module - Dates tbc 


Adult Course Programme


Royal Yachting Association - Sailing

RYA Dinghy Level 1 Start Sailing - 2 days - Autumn dates TBC 


Royal Yachting Association - Powerboating

RYA Powerboat Level 2 - 2 days -  £315 - 23/24 September


Royal Yachting Association -  First Aid

RYA First Aid - 1 day - £110 - 30 September


British Canoeing - Kayaking, Canoeing and Stand-Up Paddleboarding


BC SUP Sheltered Water- 1 day - Dates tbc




Useful Downloads for Instructor Courses

RYA Senior Instructor Workbook - To be completed prior to joining either the RYA Senior Dinghy or RYA Senior Windsurf Instructor courses - workbook found here http://www.rya.org.uk/training-support/Pages/SI-workbook.aspx

RYA First Aid Policy - Details First Aid courses accepted by the RYA for instructor courses RYA First Aid Policy

RYA Safe and Fun online Safeguarding Course - It is a pre-course requirement for all newly qualifying Dinghy, Windsurf and Senior Instructors to complete the RYA Safe and Fun online course.


If there are no suitable dates listed then please contact us as we may be able to provide these and other courses on a bespoke arrangement. 




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