skipper john from tenby fishing

‘Summertime’ owner skipper John Blair is qualified to a very high standard and following family tradition, has been a professional mariner since leaving school. Initially trained and employed as a commercial yachtmaster, offshore sailing instructor / flotilla skipper before buying his own fishing boat and fishing for lobster, crab and whelks locally. Since then he has been a charter skipper in Tenby for over seventeen years.

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Professional qualifications :

  • RYA / DOT Yacthmaster Offshore (Commercial – Power/Sail)
  • Sea Survival Certificate
  • First Aid Certificate
  • Fire Fighting Certificate
  • VHF DSC Radio Operators Licence
  • Member of the Professional Boatmens Assosciation
  • WISE Trained
  • Member of PEMBROKESHIRE MARINE CODE
  • Member of SEA ANGLERS CONSERVATION NETWORK
  • STCW -1 ‘LONG RANGE’ Certificate (MF/SSB Radio Communication)