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Cruising & Yachtmaster Instructors 

How do I become qualified to teach the Sail and Motor Cruising Schemes?

Cruising Instructor Course
The first step in teaching within the practical cruising scheme is to become qualified as an RYA Cruising Instructor.
Cruising instructor revalidation / reassessment
After 5 years as an RYA Cruising Instructor, you must attend an RYA Cruising Instructor Revalidation.
Yachtmaster Instructor Course
The next step in teaching within the practical cruising scheme is to become qualified as an RYA Yachtmaster Instructor.
Yachtmaster instructor revalidation / reassessment
After 5 years as a RYA Yachtmaster Instructor, you must attend an RYA Yachtmaster Instructor Revalidation.

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