Training

These are MSBA members who provide training. If your club or organisation provides training for boaters, please inform webmaster@msba.org.uk

Commercial organisations

Elite Sailing

RYA sail and power, classroom and practical courses.

Medway Bridge Marina

Contact Sam Dallas (sam (at) medwaybridgemarina.co.uk or 01634 843576) for RYA Powerboat shorebased and practical training.

Medway Watersports

Dinghy sailing, powerboating, canoeing and kayaking courses and activities.

Skilltrack

RYA theory and practical courses

Local clubs WITH COURSES OPEN TO NON-MEMBERS

Hoo Ness Yacht Club

Essential Navigation and Safety, Day Skipper and Yachtmaster theory courses plus the VHF GMDSS course and exam. Contact Barry Gardiner (bgard (at) clara.net or 07802 737986).

Medway Towns Rowing Club

Contact MTRC for the Introduction to Rowing course. Use contact form on MTRC website.

Medway Yacht Club

Contact MYC office on 01634 718399 for RYA and informal training.

Thames Sailing Barge Trust

The Thames Sailing Barge Trust have been training Thames sailing barge crews since 1948. They aim to recruit approximately ten trainees a year. Please visit www.bargetrust.org to find out more or contact Mick Nolan at training (at) bargetrust.org

Queenborough Harbour Trust

RYA Powerboat Level 2 and VHF courses in partnersjip with Queenborough Yacht Club.