RYA Day Skipper Theory Course equips you with enough knowledge to navigate around familiar waters by day. A basic knowledge of lights is also includes to introduce you to night cruising. This course is taught over 5 days with to exam papers, it can be covered through a series of evening classes, weekend sessions or as a week-long course.
Book on a RYA Day Skipper Theory Course Below. Future dates, evening classes, weekend courses and 1:1 are available, please contact the office for details.
Price: £450 (£1250 1:1 tuition)
Previous Experience: None
Assumed Knowledge: None
Duration: 5 Days (3 weekend or a series of evening classes)
- Position Fixing
- Course to Steer
- Collision Regulations
- Parts of a Boat & Equipment
- Emergency Procedures
- Coastal Navigation & Pilotage
Costs include a Student Pack, use of training almanac & plotting instruments for the duration of the course (feel free to bring your own). Courses are non-residential so accommodation is required in one of the many hotels or guest houses near the Centre. We can provide a list of recommendations.
Day Skipper Theory can also be completed as an online course