Navigate With Confidence
Gain the knowledge and skills necessary to navigate safely in
familiar waters by day and learn how to apply the collision
regulations and recognise lights at night. The comprehensive
syllabus covers fundamental seamanship, navigation techniques,
understanding tides, collision regulations, electronic navigation
tools, weather interpretation, buoyage systems, and crucial safety
Is this course right for me?
The Day Skipper Theory Course is suitable for a wide range of
individuals who have an interest in sailing and want to enhance
their skills and knowledge. It is perfect for complete beginners,
seeking to gain navigational skills, and for seasoned sailors
seeking to enhance their knowledge with formal tuition prior to
completing the RYA Day Skipper practical course.
This course is suitable for commercial endorsement by having your assessment invigilated.
Invigilated Assessment Information
Completing the course typically takes around 40 hours of dedicated
study. To assess your understanding, there are quizzes and exercises
to help you gain a better understanding of each module. A final
assessment is completed at the end of the course, consisting of two
parts, of approximately 1.5 hours each - which are completed
Upon successful completion, this course awards the RYA/MCA Day Skipper Shorebased theory certificate.
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