• Professional RYA Instructors
  • MCA RYA Inspected Yachts 
  • Own berth with fresh bedding 
  • Breakfasts, Lunches, Snacks  

  • Low Cost Airport Transfers 
  • Mooring fees and fuel all included! (We never ask for a kitty) Wifi 
  • Courses start every Monday no minimum numbers max 1 : 5 
  • Once your course is booked we deliver it - no waiting lists EVER!
  • Choice of 48 and 37 foot yachts

Blue Oyster Sailing Barcelona Sailing School - RYA Yachtmaster Prep - Palamos Spain 

RYA Approved Training Centre for RYA Power Boat and RYA Sail Cruising Barcelona Palamos - All RYA Courses Sail and Power Boat

RYA Yachtmaster Prep & Exam

A practical course: 5 nights & 5 days sailing, £695 EXcluding exam fees

A respected qualification acknowledged worldwide. If you’re looking for a career, or MCA endorsement to allow for commercial charter work, this is the qualification for you.

Our base in Port Olympic Barcelona runs sail and Power Exams for this course you must have attained:

  • minimum of 2,500 sea miles half of which must be tidal
  • a current VHF licence
  • five passages over 60 miles
  • two overnight passages
  • two passages as skipper
  • log books are required

Your theory must be at an outstanding level, no time for revising at this stage. If you have any doubt book onto the two week course and benefit from a thorough briefing before the exam.

Your revision course will cover all the aspects you need to refresh.

Navigation to Coastal Skipper level

Familiarity with your yacht we use Bavaria 37 Cruisers for YM Exams

Skippering and managing the yacht 'words of command'

Single handed manouvres MOB and Mooring

Sailing on and off a quay weather permitting

Full safety talks includes



Life jackets



Diesel Engine familiarity


And as many other aspects you want to revise during your 5 days YM Prep

Barcelona Sailing School open all year for RYA Courses and Adventure Sailing.