Phone: 08 8248 4222 — reception@cycsa.com.au

Instructor Profiles


The CYCSA Marine Academy prides itself on some core values which our Instructors live by:

- We are welcoming
- Focused on safety
- Our courses are fun and enjoyable
- We have a reputation for quality, and
- Our instructors are highly qualified, knowledgeable and have a positive team spirit!

Meet our team!

             

     
             
David Royle
Principal & Boating    Administrator
  Brett Yardley
Chief RYA/YA   
Instructor
  Andy Shipp
RYA Shorebased  Instructor
  John Edwards
RYA Cruising Instructor







Qualified to Teach:
  Qualified to Teach:
  Qualified to Teach:
  Qualified to Teach:  
 - Keelboat Racing
 

 
   - Discover Sailing
 - Twilight Sailing
 - RYA/YA Yachtmaster
 - Competent Crew
 - Day Skipper
 - 3 & 5 Day Live Aboard
 - ICC
 - RYA/YA Shorebased
 - Keelboat
 - Start Powerboating
 - Powerboat Handling
   - RYA/YA Shorebased
 - Day Skipper Theory
 - Essential Navigation
   & Safety
 - Marine Radio
 - SSSC

   - Discover Sailing
 - Twilight Sailing
 - RYA/YA Cruising
 - Start Yachting
 - Competent Crew
 - Day Skipper
 - 3 & 5 Day Live Aboard


             

 
 
 
             
Hugh Longbottom
Boating Operations/
RYA/YA Instructor
  Matt Young
RYA Cruising
 Instructor
  Rod Hunter
RYA Cruising     Instructor
  Vern Schulz
RYA Cruising Instructor







Qualified to Teach:
  Qualified to Teach:
  Qualified to Teach:
  Qualified to Teach:  
 - Discover Sailing
 - Start Yachting
 - Twilight Sailing
 - Start Powerboating
 - Powerboat Handling
 - Competent Crew
 - 3 & 5 Day Live Aboard

 
   - Discover Sailing
 - Twilight Sailing
 - Day Skipper
 - Keelboat
 - Start Powerboating
 - Powerboat Handling
   - Discover Sailing
 - Twilight Sailing
 - RYA/YA Cruising
 - Start Yachting
 - Day Skipper
 - 3 & 5 Day Live Aboard
 

   - Discover Sailing
 - Twilight Sailing
 - RYA/YA Cruising
 - Start Yachting
 - Day Skipper
 - 3 & 5 Day Live Aboard


Instructor Training and Employment Opportunities

Do you have a passion for sailing and a desire to share your skills with others?

The CYCSA Marine Academy is accredited to train and assess Keelboat and Powerboat Instructor candidates, and training is available through Yachting South Australia.

Prerequisite qualifications for instructors include First Aid, Marine Radio Certificate, Powerboat Handling Certificate and Working with Children Check.

Please contact the CYCSA Marine Academy if you are interested in working as an instructor in either keelboats or powerboats.

8248 4222 / marine.academy@cycsa.com.au