We are moving to 36 Cove Street, Knysna


We provide skippers courses (Category R) from Sheltered Waters to 40 Nautical Miles Coastal Skipper (Category B).  Please contact us for more information regarding courses and pre-requisites or download Marine Notice 13 for more information.  Additionally, we offer training and evaluations for surf launching and dive skipper endorsements.

Click on the following links to download a course syllabus for Sheltered Waters training or for Ocean training.

Class sizes are kept small for personal service.  Our courses are run year round and most courses can be run with only one candidate.
Don't have time for the theory course for category R or E, use one of the following links to complete the theory course and come to us for your examination process. BRAVO  SKIPPERS
We offer training for:
Day skipper Category R (sheltered waters)
Day skipper Category E (one nautical mile)
Day skipper Category C (15 nautical mile)
Day skipper Category B (40 nautical miles)
Coastal skipper Category B (40 nautical miles day and night)
Beyond  the skipper training courses we also offer the following courses:
Pre-sea Induction Training - which is required by any one who is working on a <25 tonne vessel at sea. Click here for course poster
Short Range Course (SRC) - which is the new radio operators course with digital selective calling.  All existing VHF operators licenses will have to be upgraded in before 2017. All VHF radios need to have the DSC component and the radios must be registered with ICASA. Forms can be found on the 'Forms' page and the relevant marine notice on the 'Marine Notice' page. Click here for course poster
Prices and course dates available upon request.