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RYA Day Skipper Classroom 

The Day Skipper shore based course is invaluable to those who want to start making decisions on board. The syllabus covers a comprehensive introduction to chart work, navigation, meteorology and basic seamanship. You will obtain the theoretical knowledge required to skipper a small craft safely by day in familiar tidal waters. This course is a positive step towards obtaining your RYA Day Skipper qualification and eventually the prestigious RYA Coastal Skipper/Yachtmaster Offshore. The content covered is ideal for those interested in Yachting, Motor Cruising, Diving and Sea Kayaking.

So if youve ever dreamed of skippering a yacht with your family & friends, enrol now and well teach you the skills required to visit the worlds most exotic locations.

Prerequisites: None
Duration: 5 Days or 3 Weekends or 8 Evenings plus a weekend or any format that covers 40 hours plus the Exam as required by the RYA.
Venue: London

Price Includes: Course Material RYA Chart Pack Charts and certificates

Price Excludes: Plotter/Dividers (22) and additional books (minimum 15)

Content:
* Nautical Terms
* Ropework
* Anchoring
* Safety at Sea
* IRPCS - International Regulations for Preventing Collisions at Sea
* Navigation & The Magnetic Compass
* Chart work & Position Fixing
* Tides & Tidal Streams
* Meteorology (Weather)
* Passage Planning & Pilotage
* Navigation in Restricted Visibility
* Protecting the Marine Environment

You will require the following for your navigation course:

Plotter and Dividers
Skippers Pocket Book

We recommend the following extras:
RYA Sailing Log Book G15
RYA Book of Navigation Exercises
RYA Weather Handbook


Price: 360
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