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We don’t have a formal schedule for publishing new blogs, but in line with the nature of being on the water, when the weathers bad we’ll sit down and update more information for you. Topics that we cover include issues raised with us during a training session or a change to safety equipment or alerting systems. 

We’d love this to be a way for us to enter into dialog with you about your plans, ambitions and questions about being afloat.  Please do comment below or contact us via email and let us know what you’d like us to cover next.

The Boat Club, Sandbanks

What we’ve been doing 2019 has seen us teaming up with ‘The Boat Club’ at Parkstone Bay Marina, we’re giving boat club members a regular monthly update on all the various things that make up their boating experiences, from navigation to managing the boat and venturing further afield. For Dorset Marine Training, This relationship allows

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New year’s resolutions – New VHF DSC handheld radio kit.

It’s easy to make a ‘New Year’s Resolution’. Something you want to do, think you ought to do, even promise to do….. something that will be good and hopefully change you (in a good way)…..   We have a ‘new year’s resolution’ to improve the training facilities that we offer each year. The best way to

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What should I do now I’ve completed my RYA Powerboat Level 2 Course?

What next after a Powerboat Level 2 Course? Having just had one of our busiest months for Level 2 Powerboat Courses, we felt it was time to talk about the next steps.  We sincerely hope that if you undertook the course with us that you had a great time. We hope you want to carry

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Who would notice if you don’t come home? we use SafeTrx!

I thought I’d update this entry on ‘Safetrx’, the app from the RYA that allows us to be tracked, but we’re out on the water to escape right???? .  Do we forget to leave details as to where we are going and when we plan to be back? What options there are to remedy this? 

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Buying a Boat – Where to look……

Buying a Boat You’ve made the decision to leap into boat ownership – exciting times but where are the best places to find the boat of your dreams?  If you’re not sure what you’re looking for the options can be overwhelming.  Even if you know exactly what you’re looking for it can still take some

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The most common queries asked at our stand at the Poole Boat Show – Questions from new and aspiring boaters…..

Poole Boat Show Queries Hi and thanks for visiting our blog.  In this blog we look at a few questions that were raised by our visitors at the Poole Boat Show.  We love helping people to get afloat for the first time & we aim to provide info to assist.  We had a fabulous time

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Welcome

Welcome to our blog page,  hope to update with lots of posts and would love some feedback.  Why not bookmark this page and check back soon?

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