The RYA Day Skipper on line interactive course is a comprehensive introduction to
cruising for inexperienced skippers. It is delivered by Navathome, an RYA recognised
training centre specialising in online training.
RYA Day Skipper 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.
Free Navigation Pack
The prices for the RYA Day Skipper on line
interactive course is £285 (395€) and
Includes a full navigation pack.
The pack includes:
Douglas Protractor plotting tool
PC chart plotter
Pre course requirements
There are no pre-course requirements for the RYA Day Skipper theory course but some
sailing knowledge is helpful.
The basics of seamanship
The essentials of coastal navigation and pilotage
Plotting a course to steer
Weather forecasting and meteorology
Construction, parts and equipment of a cruising boat
The course is designed to be done within the allowed 6 months but this can be extended
for £30 for an additional 6 months as many times as you like until the day you pass.
There are discounts for multiple purchases. There is a 10% discount for purchasing
a second course and 15% for three or more.
In addition, for every booking of one or more courses from someone you introduce,
you will receive a refund of £30 from your own course fees.
Advantages of On Line Courses
Great animated diagrams that bring the whole course to life.
Instant automated feedback on your answers with corrections and working out.
Full time dedicated RYA instructors available for fast help and feedback and even
additional tuition if required.
Access to all your results which are stored as you complete each section.
Free course plotter and dividers and training almanac as well as the RYA Day Skipper
course pack and training charts.
RYA theory certificate on successful completion of the course.
The on line assessment can be taken when you choose in the relaxed atmosphere of
your own home.