Through this course you will learn how to navigate along familiar European coastal waters by day as a skipper.
COURSE CONTENTS DAY SKIPPER
- coastal navigation and pilotage
- electronic charts
- position fixing
- plotting a course to steer
- weather forecasting
- collision regulations
COURSE INFORMATION DAY SKIPPER
Course material: The RYA “student pack” and RYA Training almanac can be ordered through me. Students need to buy themselves a Portland course plotter and dividers.
Certification: After you completed the shorebased course succesfully you will receive a RYA certificate of satisfactory completion.
Language: The course, the course material and the exam are all in English.
Duration: 40 hours + exam (7 days in total)
Times: Between 10.00 and 17.00
14 – 20 November 2020
In case the course has to be postponed due to COVID-19 government measurements these will be the alternative dates:
9 – 15 January 2021
6 – 12 March 2021
1 – 7 May 2021
Location: TBC (Amsterdam, Utrecht or somewhere in between, depending on what COVID-19-proof location is available).
Price: Including VAT, excluding course material, lunch and drinks