Dawn Hynes


Dawn is one of our freelance instructors and has worked as a commercial skipper as well as a scientist throughout her career. She has spent some time working on charter boats and no stranger to deliveries over and back from the Scottish Isles. She was recently involved in a delivery from Northern Ireland to Norway and has sailed as far north as St. Kilda.


Her current qualifications include:

  • RYA Advanced Powerboat Instructor
  • RYA Navigation Instructor
  • RYA SRC VHF Assessor
  • RYA First Aid Instructor
  • RYA Personal Watercraft Instructor
  • Commercial Yachtmaster Offshore
  • MCA Boatmaster
  • Highfield Level 3 Award in Education and Training
  • Highfield Level 3 Award in Assessing Vocationally Related Acheivement
  • Highfield Level 4 Award in IQA