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RYA Zero to Dayskipper Sail
This course gets you ready to skipper your own or charter boats, combined with the Dayskipper theory.
ABOUT THE COURSE
2 x Practical and 2 x Theory Courses Ratio: Max 5 persons Difficulty: Beginner to Intermediate
Learn to Skipper a Sailing Yacht
This very rewarding and enjoyable course will get you ready to skipper a Sailing Yacht for chartering or if you plan to buy one or just want to learn
The Sailing Package Includes Everything you need to Skipper
RYA Competent Crew Practical run over 5 days or 2 x Weekends including Friday
RYA Dayskipper theory in the classroom or Online
RYA Dayskipper Practical run over 5 days or 2 x Weekends including Friday
VHF Radio Online Course
Course includes certificate, logbook, lunches onboard and accommodation during weekday courses
We limit our numbers on the course to ensure you have plenty of time on the helm with an experienced RYA instructor to guide you through.
Preparation for sea Boat handling Passage making and responsibility as a skipper Pilotage Meteorology Rules of the road Use of engines Emergency situations Night cruising
What to Bring
- Passport Photo for the licence - Lunch money or packed lunch, there are plenty of local places to get a bite - Small bag with extra layers, there is storage on the boat - Non slip or trainer style shoe - Waterproofs - Sun block and hat for those sunny days
Frequently Asked Questions
How long is the licence valid?
Your licence will be registered with the RYA so the is always a record, there is no revalidation required.
Can I hire a boat using the licence?
Yes, but in Europe you are best gaining the International Certificate of Competence(ICC), this is just a paperwork exercise as you gain for the ICC with your Day skipper licence.Read Less
Cancellation will only be accepted on payment of the cancellation charges as set out below. The following cancellation fees apply:
• More than 4 weeks before course/event – loss of deposit, • Less than 4 weeks before course/event – 100% of price of course/event
This listing is listed for following charter options.
With Captain Only
Based on the choice of charter option set for this listing and your choice to avail these options under the process of booking this charter, an extra fee may be applicable, for eg; for availing Crew service.
Exact directions to the departure location will be provided after a confirmed booking.