This Day Skipper Shorebased Course is designed specifically for those who wish to undertake the Yachting Day Skipper Practical Course or the Intermediate Powerboat Course. The aim of this course is to provide the background knowledge for participants to be able to navigate and skipper a yacht or fast powerboat by day.
If you're looking for a quick online introduction to navigation and seamanship, try the Essential Navigation and Seamanship Course.
Day Skipper Theory Course Syllabus
- Position Fixing
- Plotting Courses to Steer
- Weather Forecasting
- Collision Regulations
- Training Charts
- Sample Questions
- Test Papers
- Plotter (classroom course only)
- Dividers (classroom course only)
What to Bring
What a graduate thinks...
"I thoroughly enjoyed the course from start to finish. Most of the material was very new to me but I felt the delivery was excellent and you presented it in such a way that it was easy to understand and absorb while keeping it interesting" - Gerry, passed November 2018
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Course Options | Online or Classroom
Booking Update: 21st June
New bookings are paused until Thursday 24th June to complete an system overhaul. Please bear with us as we complete this task. Both online and over the phone bookings are paused. We can continue to look after customers with bookings already made, so get in touch on 01 2844195 or by email to email@example.com.