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Ruane Maritime is in the business of marine education, training and safety towards raising standards in seafaring, with their Training Centre and Marine Radio Courses approved by the RYA and Dept. of Transport respectively.

Educating and Training for Safer Seafaring is at the heart of everything Ruane Maritime do. All their courses are delivered with your safety in mind. Visit Ruane Maritime at Stand No 134 and find out how you can improve your safety at sea.

  • VHF/DSC SRC: Participants will gain the knowledge and practical training necessary to undertake the Department of Transport written and practical examinations and receive a Short-Range Certificate of Competency to operate GMDSS equipment on successful completion.
  • RADAR: Learn how to navigate safely in restricted visibility conditions and avoid collisions using your RADAR equipment.
  • Diesel Engine: Know your marine, engine and be competent and confident to troubleshoot if it breaks down at sea.
  • Elementary First Aid: A one day certified first aid course designed for the marine environment.
  • Celestial Navigation: When the electronics fail – look to the stars! Learn how to navigate by the sun, stars and planets.
  • Own Boat Tuition: Hone your skills on your own boat. Ruane Maritime can help take the pressure off and provide some intense instruction on specific topics or give you moral support while you build confidence in passage planning, navigation and boat handling.
  • Marlinspike Seamanship: Teaching and preserving the skills of traditional sailing ships; knots, bends and hitches, splicing, rigging and learning the old sailing terminology.
  • Essential Navigation & Seamanship: This course offers a great introduction to navigation and safety awareness for new or inexperienced skippers and crew, and those wanting to refresh their skills.
  • Coastal Skipper and Yachtmaster Offshore: Advanced theory training for more experienced skippers to navigate safely on coastal and offshore passages

* Skipper Expo Promotion:  10% reduction on all courses booked and paid for at Irish Skipper Expo *

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