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RYA Day Skipper Theory & Navigation

5 days (40hrs) €400

RYA Theory & Navigation

Navigate with Confidence!

Day Skipper Navigation ESSENTIAL for your Day Skipper Practical.

Your Yachtmaster Instructor will teach you to fully plan a day sailing. Be confident and your crew will be confident in you.

Essential Navigation Skills…Sail Further Safer

CHARTWORK // Position Fixing . DED Reckoning . Estimated Position . Course-to-Steer

TIDAL THEORY // Tidal Curve . Tidal Atlas & Diamonds

METEOROLOGY // Low Pressure Systems . Interpreting Forecasts

COL REGS (IRPCS) // Rules of the Road

PASSAGE PLANNING // Day & Night Pilotage

Quality Instruction from an Experienced Skipper

Time to Complete
40 hrs in 10 evenings or
5 days (10:00 – 18:00 – 2 weekends and 1 Saturday)

We provide
Training Charts  >> Textbook  >>  Sample Questions  >>  Test Papers  >>  Tea and Coffee

You bring
Plotter and Dividers  >>  Pencil and Rubber  >>  Pen and Paper/Notebook

Courses take place at Sligo Yacht Club
Save €100 with the Day Skipper All-in-One Course

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RYA Yachtmaster Theory & Navigation

8 days €550

Wild West Sailing | RYA Yachtmaster Theory & Navigation | Sailing Courses Ireland

Advanced Shorebased Navigation Course

…is a must for serious sailors. Navigate like a Pro!

CHARTWORK // Position Fixing . DED Reckoning . Estimated Position . Couse-to-Steer

TIDAL THEORY // Secondary Ports & Tidal Curve . Tidal Atlas & Diamonds

METEOROLOGY // Low Pressure Systems . What Drives Weather? . Interpreting Forecasts . Surface Pressure Charts

COL REGS (IRPCS) // Rules of the Road . Lights, Sounds & Shapes

PASSAGE PLANNING // Day & Night Pilotage . Route Shaping

Navigation Skills for Professional Mariners

Time to Complete
8 days over 4 weekends (10:00 – 18:00)

Note: Day Skipper Theory and Navigation level knowledge is essential prior to this course. Sometime will be spent revising the basics before moving on to advanced navigation techniques
Combined with Coastal Skipper Course, you’re now ready for Yachtmaster Prep.

RYA Yachtmaster Exam Requirements
We provide:
Training >> Charts >> Textbook >> Sample Questions >> Test Papers >> Tea and Coffee

You bring:
Plotter and Dividers >> Pencil and Rubber >> Pen and Paper/Notebook

Venue: Sligo Yacht Club

Dates: Sat Nov 2 to Sat Dec 14th 2019

Price: €550 / €500 early bird

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Recently completed the Day Skipper Theory Course in Sligo Yacht Club with David. This was a great course and catered for many different levels of sailors. It was fun and David was generous with his time and wealth of knowledge. Would highly recommend it!

Therese O'Connor - Sligo , (Day Skipper Navigation & Theory)

ISA Coastal Navigation for Small Boats

2 days €160

Navigate with Ease!

Powerboaters & Cruisers, need to know more about your local waters?
Nail your Instructor Pre-Assessment!

The 5 section ISA Coastal Navigation for Small Boats is ideal for you.

Price: €160

Navigation topics de-mystified include
Chartwork
IALA Buoyage
Tidal Theory
Basic Meteorology
Rules of the Road (IRPCS)

Time to Complete
16 hrs over 2 Sundays
2 days (10:00 – 18:00)

We provide
Training Charts  >> Textbook  >>  Sample Questions  >>  Test Papers  >>  Tea and Coffee

You bring
Plotter and Dividers  >>  Pencil and Rubber  >>  Pen and Paper/Notebook

Courses take place at Sligo Yacht Club

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