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RYA Day Skipper Theory & Navigation

5 days (40hrs) €450

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 (18:00 – 21:30 0r 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

Venue: Sligo Yacht Club or Galway Bay Sailing Club or online via ZOOM

Save €150 with the Day Skipper All-in-One Course

Got a question?

Call David today +353 87 141 7564

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)