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RYA Training Centre MCA PCA

RYA Training Courses

As an RYA Training Centre Mendez Marine offer superb quality RYA Courses at great prices but we also specialise in own boat tuition.

Whatever RYA training course you choose to do with us, from a VHF course through to a Yachtmaster® course or even just some basic boating skills either on the water or shore based, you can be assured of receiving professional training in a fun and friendly environment and on high quality equipment.

RYA Yachtmaster Prep Course

As an RYA Recognised Training Centre we exist to train and educate boaters at all levels. The RYA Yachtmaster qualification is an aspiration & goal for many leisure boaters and also a pre-requisite for progression...

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How do I get an ICC?

A question that we get asked on a regular basis is 'How do I get and ICC?' Lots of people choose to go abroad for their holidays and want to hire a boat. Most countries...

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About the instructors

Paul McCabe

Principal and Director of Mendez Marine

Paul first started playing with boats over 40 years ago and has maintained a keen interest to this day. Having given up dinghy sailing several years ago, Paul can quite often be found cruising the South Coast and beyond with a big smile on his face aboard a 40ft motor cruiser.

Paul joins the team as Operations Director taking on much of the day to day running of the business and business development.

“I love being on the water or below, as a boat owner and diver I think I have now, at last, found the job of my dreams”.