RYA Day Skipper Shorebased Theory
The RYA Day Skipper Shorebased course equips the aspiring skipper with enough knowledge to navigate around familiar waters by day.
Students are taught the basics of coastal and inshore navigation and Pilotage including chartwork, position fixing, plotting a course to steer, weather forecasting, knowledge of tides and the International Regulations for Prevention of Collision at Sea. The first time you safely navigate to a new destination will give you an immense feeling of satisfaction. As well as navigation the RYA Day Skipper Shorebased course will give students an understanding of different yacht types and the equipment they carry as well as safety procedures such as distress calls, use of flares, safety harnesses, life jackets and liferaft.
This course is suitable for both beginners and candidates with limited knowledge and experience. The course covers power and sail and is therefore suitable for divers, fishermen, powerboaters and yachtsmen.
£400.00 plus RYA Course Pack