Portrush Yacht Club offer a very high standard of training in an affiliated RYA training facility with fully qualified highly experienced RYA instructors. Safety Equipment and boats are supplied for the courses. For the shore based aspects of the courses we have purpose built training rooms.

PYC Offer excellent facilities and the chance to take part in a course with the best “classroom” in the world, the famous north coast form Greencastle to Rathlin Island.

The following courses are offered:-

  • Powerboat Level 1
  • Powerboat Level 2
  • Safety Boat Course
  • Dinghy Sailing - Level 1, Level 2 and Level 3.
  • Keelboat

Theory Courses:-

  • Basic Navigation and Safety
  • Day Skipper Theory
  • Coastal Skipper/Yacht master Offshore
  • Theory
  • First Aid (RYA one day)

Please e-mail Tel. 07792020968 for more information or Ivor Neill on

Portrush Yacht Club is also working in conjunction with CYC on the joint summer dinghy sailing programme as soon as times, dates and costs are finalised we will post that information on the website and Facebook.

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