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Our Training Principal Melvyn Sexton, organises various courses throughout the year. Dates will be advised on the Calendar when known.


The courses which can be offered include:

    * RYA Diesel Maintenance 

    * RYA Day Skipper

    * First Aid 

    * Boat Handling

    * VHF Radio Course with DSC


However these courses will only be run if there is sufficient interest. If you are interested in any of the above, or other training courses, please contact Melvyn.


Melvyn and other experienced club members are always on hand to offer help and tuition to those members who are new to boating or those that wish to improve their skills. Again, please contact Patrick for further information.


For those members interested in learning about other aspects of boat maintenance i.e. from electrics to welding, there is a very good web site run by Tony Brooks. The URL is and here you can find details of all the courses that Tony is involved with and how to enroll. The site also has a very useful 'question and answer' section plus links to other useful boating sites.


TWYC Training on the river thames
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