RYA Coastal Skipper – Prices from £440
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On this course you will look at all aspects of skippering a yacht on longer passages, you will plan and execute passages taking it in turns to adopt the role of skipper with your fellow students.
Through a process of practical instruction and detailed debriefing sessions you will learn from your experienced instructor as well as from the experiences of the other people onboard.
£630 or £440 if you are happy to share an accommodation space
As part of the course and weather permitting you will undertake a longer passage as well as practice mooring in a variety of challenging conditions. Students who have successfully completed the Coastal Skipper course are awarded the RYA Coastal Skipper Completion certificate.
Please note that this is not the same as the Yachtmaster Coastal which is a certificate of competence awarded after a short examination.
|Pre-course experience||15 days sea time (2 days as skipper) 300 miles 8 night hours 5 Days sea time|
|Assumed Knowledge||Navigation to Coastal Skipper shore based standard Sailing ability to Day Skipper practical standard|
|Course Content||Skippering techniques Passage planning|
|Ability after course||Skipper a yacht on coastal passages by day & night|
|Course duration||5 Days|
Therefore all our courses are based on providing students with their own cabin* and as such are priced accordingly. If you are happy to share a sleeping area then we can offer you a 30% discount.
*The saloon is classed as a sleeping area. Exact sleeping arrangements are worked out with the instructor at the start of your course depending on the mix of crew.
|5 Day Week (Saturday – Wednesday)||£630 own sleeping area £440 if you are happy to share a sleeping area. Maximum 4 persons per course|
|Start times||Friday 1900 – Wednesday 1600|
What is included
- Accommodation onboard.
- Mooring Fees.
- All breakfasts, lunches, snacks and soft drinks.
- Most evening meals are taken ashore at the students cost. (We provide one evening meal for the night sail)
- Course completion certificate.
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