RYA Training in Hong Kong

Welcome to China’s first RYA Sail Cruising Recognized Training Centre.  We are based in Hong Kong and teach the full range of both theory and practical RYA yacht cruising courses.  To see our RYA registration details click here.

RYA qualifications are recognized all over the world as being the ‘gold standard’ for boating qualification, both for pleasure and commercial use.  The RYA have Recognized Training Centres (RTC) all over the world from Australia to the USA and it’s only through these RTCs they deliver their world class training and qualifications.  For more information on RYA training click here.

Latest News

Our practical school courses start will start again in October 2017 with the first course dates being published in the late summer.  If it’s anything like this season you will need to be quick when booking as the courses have been selling out very quickly.  We highly recommend using the form on this page to register to receive course notifications are dates are released.

Available Courses

We have just released new Sea Safety & Survival course 23-24 Sep and 7-8 Oct 2017 (see here).

RYA shorebased courses such as RYA Day Skipper Theory and RYA Coastal Skipper/Yachtmaster Offshore Theory are available throughout the year.

We do still undertake private tuition during the summer months, please get in contact if you would like more detials.

Updated: 11 Jul 2017

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ASIA Pacific Yachting run the full set of yacht training sailing courses both theory and practical.


In addition to the RYA courses we also offer other added services such as experience building day’s, race training, ISAF safety reviews, etc.  Please contact us and give detials of the service you are considering.

Training Yacht

Out training yacht is a Bavaria 47.  This is a large, comfortable yacht with features including a 240V generator and air conditioning.  It’s very well equipped with and the usual electronics and in addition it also has electric primary winches, radar and HF radio.

‘Own Boat’ Training

If you wish to have your own private course on your own yacht this can be arranged.  The yacht used must meet certain standards we will be happy to advise you about the details on request.