Motor Cruising - RYA Dayskipper
RYA Dayskipper Power
This course covers boat handling, pilotage, seamanship, navigation and man-overboard recovery.
The RYA Dayskipper Power course includes berthing ‘stern to’ as is common in the Mediterranean as well as the more conventional alongside style.
Anchoring procedures are also covered helping to ensure you select the best anchorage position to be able to relax in confidence.
Night pilotage techniques are also part of the course, so you are ready for any eventuality.
Eligible persons can also apply to the Royal Yachting Association for an ‘International Certificate of Competence’ (ICC) for vessels up to 24 metres in length.
- Course fee: 1450 Euro per person (10% discount for two or more persons booking together)
- Duration: 4 days (including night exercise)
- Course venue: Beaulieu sur Mer or own boat tuition
- Ability after course: Skipper a Motor-Cruiser in familiar waters.
RYA Day Skipper Program
Day 1 Safety briefing & safety equipment, weather forecasts, boat handling familiarisation exercises, prevention of collision regulations, navigation
Day 2 Engine checks, ‘stern to’ mooring, anchoring, man over board drills, emergency procedures
Day 3 Picking up mooring buoys, alongside mooring, coastal passage, night exercise
Day 4 Recap/ revision, course debrief
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