RYA Day Skipper On-line Theory Course

Duration 3 Weeks
Assumed Knowledge No previous knowledge is required. It is likely you have your RYA Competent Crew or some previous sailing experience.
Course Content Knowledge of safety on board, parts of a boat, rigging and sails, anchoring, emergency procedures, meteorology, navigation including position fixing, plotting, tidal height and drift, pilotage, passage planning, course to steer, estimated position and collision regs. The course includes two test papers covering general assessment and chart work
Expected Learning Outcome This course is the ideal method to advance to your next level – RYA Tidal Day Skipper Practical Course on board the yacht. On successful completion you will receive an official RYA certificate signed by your Instructor
Availability Please contact us for full details
Book Links RYA Day Skipper Shorebased Notes

RYA Tidal Day Skipper Theory Course - "Splash" on-line Courses

This on-line course offers aspiring yacht skippers a comprehensive introduction to all aspects of theory including chart work, navigation and meteorology together with basic seamanship. A starting point for those wishing to learn to lead a crew and take control of a sailing yacht by making decisions as skipper on board. This on-line theory course is delivered by our partners “Splash Sea School” and is offered to those also partaking in practical courses with Canary Sail at a discounted package.


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