RYA Day Skipper Theory

A comprehensive introduction to cruising for inexperienced skippers. This course equips you with enough knowledge to navigate around familiar waters by day. A basic knowledge of lights is also included to introduce you to night cruising. Most participants on this course would attend with the view to go on and complete the practical part of the course.

Topics Covered:
Basics of seamanship, the essentials of coastal navigation and pilotage, chartwork, electronic charts, position fixing, plotting a course to steer, weather forecasting and meteorology, tides, collision regulations, construction, parts and equipment of a cruising boat, emergency and safety procedures including distress calls, use of flares, safety harnesses, lifejackets and liferafts.

Duration: 5 days

Price Day Skipper Theory: €850

Day Skipper Practical: €1450

Package : €2200

read more about doing your day skipper practical here

 

 

 

 

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