About Us

Sea Training Sussex is an RYA Training Centre based in Eastbourne, East Sussex and offers a range of both practical, shorebased and online powerboat and sailing training courses.

The Sea Training Sussex training school principal is Mark Sawyer and the senior instructor is Guy Emery. Both have extensive seagoing experience and provide professional, friendly training courses directed entirely at giving you the skills you need. Mark is the Coxswain of the Eastbourne lifeboat and Guy is a retired paramedic with a lifetime’s experience of the marine industry and instructing on boats. Guy is also the medic on the Eastbourne lifeboat.

Sea Training Sussex runs RYA training courses from Sovereign Harbour Marina, situated between Pevensey Bay and Eastbourne. There are a wealth of shops and restaurants to enjoy before and after your training course and there is 24-hour access to the sea via two locks at the marina entrance.

For all help, advice and training, please call us on 07713 639066, or email hello@seatrainingsussex.co.uk.

We schedule dates throughout the year for courses, both in the water and shore-based so please contact us to arrange a time that suits you. Courses such as VHF, Essential Navigation & Seamanship courses are all available online.

Looking for powerboat and sailing training courses? See our full range of powerboat, shorebased and online training courses here.

Powerboat training courses Shorebased and online courses

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