We are offering winter theory courses for Dayy Skipper, Coastal/Yachtmaster and VHF on our yacht, your boat or your home, and our classroom in Canary Whalf weekdays, evenings and weekends, please call or email your interest and to discuss the options.
The Day Skipper Theory course teaches basic seamanship and is a comprehensive introduction to chart work, navigation, meteorology and the basics of seamanship for Competent Crew and Helmsmen. You will find this course invaluable if you want to learn how to start making decisions on board.
For booking information see our Shorebased Course Dates page.
|Suggested Minimum Pre-course Experience:||Some practical experience desirable|
|1. Nautical terms
|5. International regulations for preventing collisions at sea
|6. Definition of position, course and speed
|7. Navigational charts and publications
|8. Navigational drawing instruments
|11. Tides and tidal streams
|12. Visual aids to navigation
|14. Passage planning
|15. Navigation in restricted visibility
|17. Marine Environment