RYA Day Skipper Practical sail training course

Join us for the 5 day sail training course, RYA Practical Day Skipper course.

The RYA Day Skipper Practical course syllabus includes, organising and managing the preparation for sea, deck work, navigation, pilotage, meteorology, rules of the road, maintenance and repair work, engines, victualling, emergency situations, yacht handling under power, yacht handling under sail, passage making, night cruising.

The aim or this crucial course is to develop your skills so that you become a confident and competent skipper of a small sailing vessel in familiar waters by day. Learn to skipper a short passage with the instructor on hand to give advice and encouragement and ensure your safety.

Recommended pre-course experience 5 days, 100 miles or the completion of the RYA Competent Crew course.

RYA Day Skipper Practical G157 Syllabus

Assumed knowledge: Basic navigation and helmsmanship. It is recommended you attend the Day Skipper shorebased course prior to attending this course. See Day Skipper Combined for the fastrack option which includes the theory course.

Give us a call today on 01752 213121 or 0783 845 1026 and get Skipper qualified!

Certification: On successful completion of 5 days at sea (2 and 3 day weekends or 5 consecutive days), you will be awarded the Day Skipper Practical sail training certificate. You can also apply for your ICC certificate required for bareboat and flotilla charter in the Mediterranean.

Our all inclusive price includes marina and fuel costs,  the new Day Skipper sail training photo ID certificate

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The 5 day sail training course, RYA Practical Day Skipper course from Start Point Sailing, Sutton Harbour, Plymouth follows on from the RYA Day Skipper shorebased theory course, turning your theory into practice over 5 consecutive days, staying on board or it can also be taken over a 2 and 3 day weekends.

The 5 day sail training course, RYA Practical Day Skipper course syllabus includes, organising and managing the preparation for sea, deck work, navigation, pilotage, meteorology, rules of the road, maintenance and repair work, engines, victualling, emergency situations, yacht handling under power, yacht handling under sail, passage making, night cruising.

Recommended pre-sail training course experience 5 days, 100 miles or the completion of the RYA Competent Crew course.

Assumed knowledge: Basic navigation and helmsmanship. It is recommended you attend the Day Skipper shorebased theory course prior to attending this course. See Day Skipper Combined for the fastrack option which includes the theory course.

Give us a call today on 01752 213121 or 0783 845 1026 and get Skipper qualified!

Certification: On successful completion of 5 days at sea (2 and 3 day weekends or 2 x 3 weekends), the award of a sail training RYA Day Skipper Practical Tidal Course Certificate. You can also apply for your ICC certificate required for bareboat and flotilla charter in the Mediterranean.