The RYA Day Skipper Theory Course is aimed at students who would like to be able to skipper a small boats in familiar waters by day and it will impart the theory knowledge to undertake this. This course works hand in hand with the Day Skipper practical course and is aimed at motor boaters, sailors and power boaters alike.
Our online course is a great way to learn, at your own pace, in the comfort of your home but with full instructor support via email and phone. The online teaching is an interactive form of learning with animated teaching slides and scrolling lessons coming bringing the Day Skipper course to life. Please email us to see a live demonstration of our online training course. The cost of the online training is £299 pp and this incudes full instructor support and course training material.
Please find below a little more course information and booking options.
Do I need previous experience?
No – However if you have attended the RYA Basic Navigation course or have been boating before you will get more out of the course.
What will I learn?
Topics covered will include – Basic seamanship, navigation, lights and shapes, weather and collision regulations. On completion of this course you will have the theoretical to navigate a small yacht around familiar waters by day.
Online course, 40 hours learning – £299
How much is this course and what does it include?
The cost of this online course is £299 per person. This includes full phone and email support, course material, CD ROM chart plotter and training almanac. You will need a portland plotter and a set of dividers.
Online courses with full instructor support are available all the time please call 02381 242159 for booking. You can get started today with pre course reading and your RYA Day Skipper pack will be with you shortly. This will be sent via Royal Mail.
Our online courses are delivered by Navathome, a RYA Recognised Training Centre specialising in online training. The online course registration last for 6 months, if you feel you need longer to complete the course there is a £30 charge to extend the course for a further 6 months.