HOEOCA's Training programmme is co-ordinated by new Committee Member David Gilchrist at and includes

  • Opportunities to develop new skills or refresh knowledge
  • A range of theoretical and practical programmes
  • Links to RYA approved training centres

We do this through our relationships with RYA approved training centres as well as offering tailored courses for members.

Courses are promoted via the newsletter and through the Club. Specific dates will be published in the Book your Place section of the website.

RYA Shorebased Courses

You can find syllabuses for these shorebased courses below

Additional Courses

  • Sail Trim (White Sails) and Sail Trim (Coloured Sails)
  • Racing for Beginners
  • Practical Boat Handling Weekends

RYA Practical Courses

You'll find details of all the RYA practical courses and appoved training centres here

There's a handy guide to relevant RYA courses here together with details


Join Us

Please get in touch if you're interested in joining HOEOCA or come along to a First Tuesday Social or Speaker Evening to meet some members and find out more. All the dates are listed in the Whats' On section on the home page.

Get in touch

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