RYA Day Skipper Sailing Theory
A comprehensive introduction to chart work, navigation, meteorology and the basics of seamanship for Day Skippers. The RYA Day Skipper Theory Course is essential to give you the knowledge to allow you to safely navigate and sail familiar waters by day.
A comprehensive introduction to seamanship, basic navigation, pilotage, safety procedures and Collision Regulations for use in local waters.
Click here for the full syllabus.
- 5 days
- Monday to Friday 0930 - 1700 (includes exam)
Previous Exerience Required
- None, but some practical experience is desirable
- All course materials including RYA Day skipper course notes book.
- Pen, Pencil & note paper.
- Accommodation, breakfast, lunch, tea and coffee.
- Evening meals.
Price Per Person
Bookings & Info
The following courses are confirmed:
- 26th January 2020
- 22nd March 2020
- 24th May 2020
- 13th September 2020
- 15th November 2020
Further dates to be confirmed but please do not hesitate to contact me if you have any particular dates in mind.
Recommended RYA Books
You will find it useful to do some precourse reading, please click here for our pre course reading handout and i can recommend the following:
|Buy RYA Navigation Handbook at the RYA Shop|
|Buy RYA Navigation Exercises - 2nd Edition at the RYA Shop|
|Buy Navigation Lights and Shapes Cockpit Cards at the RYA Shop|
|Buy Day Skipper Handbook - Sail at the RYA Shop|