RYA Day Skipper shorebased

Through this course you will learn how to navigate along familiar European coastal waters by day as a skipper
Duration: 40 hours + exam

Course contents Day Skipper

  • seamanship
  • coastal navigation and pilotage
  • chartwork
  • electronic charts
  • position fixing
  • plotting a course to steer
  • weather forecasting
  • meteorology
  • tides
  • collision regulations

Course information Day Skipper

During the shorebased courses I make use of a RYA “student pack” and RYA Training almanac and after you completed the shorebased course succesfully you will receive a RYA certificate of satisfactory completion.
The course, course material and exam are in the English language.
Students need to buy a Portland course plotter and dividers. The Student Pack can be ordered through us.