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
|01/01/2017 - 25/03/2017||£530|
|29/10/2017 - 31/12/2017||£530|
|01/01/2018 - 24/03/2018||£540|
|28/10/2018 - 31/12/2018||£540|
|26/03/2017 - 28/10/2017||£570|
|25/03/2018 - 27/10/2018||£580|
Bookings & Info
The following courses are confirmed:
- 18th September 2017
- 21st January 2018
- 18th February 2018
- 25th February 2018
- 25th March 2018
- 22nd April 2018
- 20th May 2018
- 13th June 2018
- 22nd July 2018
- 26th August 2018
- 16th September 2018
- 23rd September 2018
- 21st October 2018
- 25th November 2018
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|