Day Skipper Theory

£412 GBP

Course Type:
STCW ➜ Superyacht courses
Training School:
Palma Sea School
Palma, Spain
5 days

What is the Day Skipper theory course?

The Day Skipper Theory course is an integral part of the overall cruising scheme. It is an essential building block of knowledge for those wishing to progress to the Day Skipper practical course.

A comprehensive introduction to cruising for inexperienced skippers. This course equips you with enough knowledge to navigate around familiar waters by day. A basic knowledge of lights is also included to introduce you to night cruising.

Course content

Nautical terms, ropework, anchorwork, safety, int regulations for preventing collisions at sea, definition of position course & speed, navigation charts & publications, navigation drawing instruments, compass, chartwork, position fixing, tides & tidal streams, visual aids to navigation, passage planning, navigation in restricted visibility, meterology, pilotage & electronic aids to navigation.

Pre-course experience / requirements


So what’s next?

Once you’ve completed the Day Skipper course you’ll be ready to take your next steps on the water by Sail or Motor.

RYA Day Skipper Sail training course

RYA Day Skipper Motor training course

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Palma Sea School

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Palma Sea School, Avinguda de Gabriel Roca 15, 07014 Palma de Mallorca

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