RYA Day Skipper – Combined Theory & Practical

Course Duration

  • Over 10 days you will complete 5 days shore based theory and 5 days practical

Recommended Previous Experience:

  • Keelboat Start Crewing
  • Keelboat Start Helming
  • Keelboat Start Skipper
  • or have at least 2 years sailing own small yacht

Assumed knowledge:

  • Essential Navigation and Seamanship.

Ability after course:

  • Skipper a small yacht on familiar waters by day.

Course Overview:

  • Pilotage, boat handling, Seamanship and Navigation

It is important to complete the theory before the practical to achieve a successful outcome in the learning process.

Included

RYA Day Skipper Pack

  • Navigation book
  • Exercises and questions and answers
  • Training charts 5 & 6
  • Certificate
  • 2b pencil, rubber, sharpener
  • All meals on board
  • Accommodation (On board)
  • Mooring Fees & Fuel

Not Included

Textbooks Day Skipper

  • Navigation Handbook $45
  • Weather Handbook Southern hemisphere $40
  • Training Almanac Southern Hemisphere $18 (Same as ENS if completed)
  • Collision & Regulations $25
  • Plotter & Dividers $50
  • Courier Charge to PSS $20

Textbooks for Coastal Skipper & Yacht Master

  • Manual of Seamanship $50
  • Stability & Bouyancy $15

Course Dates for 2018:

Shore based Theory (5 Days in the Classroom - 8.30am to 5pm)

  • April 6th to 10th 2018
  • July 12th to 16th 2018
  • October 5th to 9th 2018

5 day RYA Practical dates:

  • March 29th to April 2nd 2018
  • April 11th to 15th 2018
  • May 24th to 28th 2018
  • June 21st to 25th 2018
  • July 19th to 23rd 2018
  • August 23rd to 27th 2018
  • September 20th to 24th 2018
  • October 25th to 29th 2018
  • November 22nd to 26th 2018
  • December 13th to 17th 2018

Please call to book on 02 9326 2399 or email info@pacificsailingschool.com.au