RYA Day Skipper
|Course Duration:||5 days|
|Prior Experience:||RYA Day Skipper Theory|
The RYA Day Skipper course will prepare you to skipper a
yacht for the first time.
By the end of the course you should have the necessary skills to
skipper a small yacht in familiar waters during the day in good
conditions. The RYA Day Skipper certificate is normally the minimum
requirement to charter a yacht.
The RYA Day Skipper course will take you through the basic
skippering techniques, always under the watchful eye of the RYA
instructor. You will learn the basics of navigation, pilotage,
anchoring, mooring both on pontoons and buoys and will practice man
over board techniques and recovery as well as experience some night
sailing and navigation!
Before taking the RYA Day Skipper practical course, you should
have already completed the RYA Day Skipper Theory Course.
You can complete both courses together in our 9-day
Combined Day Skipper Course Theory and Practical Course so
the theory is still fresh in your mind when you step
You may also be interested in our boat handling days to boost your
Be warned, sailing can become addictive very
Our courses are run on a nearly new Beneteau 37ft yacht in
superb condition, with onboard heating and even a flat-screen TV!
Courses start and finish at our Hamble base, with excellent
For more information contact our shore-support team on 023 8033
0999 or email email@example.com.
For Monday - Friday courses, join the yacht in Port Hamble
Marina at 7pm on the Sunday evening.
For Wednesday - Sunday courses, join the yacht in Port Hamble
Marina at 7pm on the Tuesday evening.
You will stay on board throughout the course. You will explore
the local sailing area, visiting a variety of marinas and bays to
experience different mooring scenarios and will return about 4pm on
the final day.
Cost: £549 per
What is included:
Staying on board overnight (please
bring a sleeping bag), all breakfast, lunch and refreshments
onboard from Monday morning. 3 dinners on board included. Tuition
from an RYA Instructor on board a nearly new yacht, RYA Day Skipper
Certificate. Loan of wet weather gear included and all boat costs
and mooring fees.
Sailing Logic operate a no-hidden-extras
Once you have passed your RYA Day Skipper course,
you will be able to charter an identical yacht from
us, with the confidence of already knowing the boat
and local area!
You should then focus on gaining more practical
experience, our milebuilding cruises and
deliveries are the perfect way to gain
offshore tidal miles and experience sailing in different places, in
The RYA Coastal/Yachtmaster Theory
Course - a 5-day shorebased course covering advanced
Once you have sailed
with us, you will become a member of Club
Logic, and we will keep you informed of exciting further
sailing opportunties and you may even like to try our Introduction to Yacht Racing