RYA Coastal Skipper

Skippern bei Tag und Nacht
RYA Coastal Kurs

RYA Coastal Course

Advanced skippering techniques for yachtsmen and women with considerable knowledge of sailing and navigation, wanting to undertake coastal passages by day and night.


Kursdetails

Pre-Course Experience

15 days, 300 miles, 2 days as skipper 8 night hours on board a sailing yacht

Assumed Knowledge

Your navigational skills should be to the standard of the Coastal Skipper / Yachtmaster™ theory and your sailing skills should be to an RYA Day Skipper standard.

Student Instructor Ratio

3:1, in exception 4:1

Duration

6 days

Ability after Course

A Coastal Skipper has the knowledge and ability to skipper a yacht safely and confidently on coastal cruises but not necessarily the experience needed to undertake longer passages.

Course Content

See Syllabus below

Syllabus Coastal Skipper: The course teaches skippering techniques and navigation for coastal passages by day and night. More advanced boat handling and pilotage for experienced Day Skippers.     



Aufbauende Kurse
MCA/RYA Yachtmaster™ Coastal

(Prep-Course & Emam)

MCA/RYA Coastal Skipper

MCA/RYA Coastal Skipper Prep-Course, Dover to Nieuwpoort

The MCA/RYA Yachtmaster™ Coastal qualification is a major achievement for which you will need to demonstrate a wide breadth of existing knowledge. A commercially-endorsed Yachtmaster™ Coastal skipper can use their knowledge to undertake commercial coastal passages up to 60 miles from a safe haven

The preparation part of the course enables you to get ready for your exam by covering refresher training in a number of key areas. The course culminates in an exam with an external RYA examiner.


MCA/RYA Yachtmaster™ Offshore

(Prep-Course & Emam)

Coastal Skipper Kurs

MCA/RYA Yachtmaster Prep-Course, sunset North Sea

The MCA/RYA Yachtmaster™ Offshore qualification is recognised and respected worldwide with candidates demonstrating a wide breadth of existing knowledge. A commercially-endorsed Yachtmaster™ Offshore can skipper a commercial vessel up to 150 miles from a safe haven as well as considering other options such as becoming an instructor or progressing to the MCA merchant scheme

The preparation part of the course enables you to get ready for your exam by covering refresher training in a number of key areas. The course culminates in an exam with an external RYA examiner.