RYA Tidal Day Skipper Special

Duration 2 Weeks
Pre Course Experience See book links below for suitable study material/exercises
Assumed Knowledge Basic navigation: Tidal heights, tidal streams, compass variation, course to Steer, passage planning, compass bearings, clearing bearings, 3 position fixes and knots. IRPCS
Course Content Week 1 – Competent Crew and intro to Day Skipper Practical. Week 2 - Day Skipper Practical course
Expected Learning Outcome Skipper a small yacht in familiar waters by day
Price From €1490
Availability 52 Weeks of the Year
Book Links RYA Competent Crew
RYA Day Skipper Practical course Notes
Day Skipper for Sail and Power
Day Skipper Exercises for Sail and Power
RYA Sail Cruising and Yachtmaster Scheme – Syllabus and Logbook
RYA Day Skipper Shorebased Notes

RYA Tidal Day Skipper Course - 2 week Special

Avoid the classroom and sail for two weeks on board! Learn your navigation at home prior to arrival and your instructor will assist you in understanding how to apply your theory knowledge. In week two, you will practice your new skills and passage plan, pilot and skipper the yacht.

Please note: The RYA Day Skipper Theory certificate is not a strict prerequisite to take this course! However, you must have a good understanding of the navigational theory at Day Skipper level prior to your arrival!

“Shared Course Yacht” option for individuals/couples/small groups on 36 to 40ft cruise yachts:

– You get a full 6 days with 4:1 or (larger yacht) 5:1 client to instructor ratio

– You get your own cabin! No-one shares unless by choice when booking

– You learn to sail and berth a clean, modern yacht of between 36ft to 40ft

– You (and we) have fun!

“Exclusive Course Yacht” option for couples, families or groups on 36 to 50ft cruise yachts:

– Instructor only

– Instructor “Plus Hostess”

– Mixed Courses available

– Choose your yacht here

Please click on the tabs above to learn how to gain your RYA certification with Canary Sail in the beautiful, sunny Spanish Canary Islands and follow in the footsteps of Christopher Columbus.

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