RYA Day Skipper Theory Course

@ Weston Bay Yacht Club

A comprehensive introduction to cruising for inexperienced skippers.This course equips you with enough knowledge to navigate around familiar waters by day. (RYA)

Course topics include:

• the basics of seamanship 
• the essentials of coastal navigation and pilotage 
• chartwork 
• electronic charts 
• position fixing 
• plotting a course to steer 
• weather forecasting and meteorology 
• tides 
• collision regulations 
• construction, parts and equipment of a cruising boat 
• emergency and safety procedures including distress calls,use of flares, safety harnesses, lifejackets and life rafts

For more information please contact: 

Steve Caiger07813111592  email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.