With the success of Team GB in the Olympics, the public’s interest in sailing has increased dramatically in recent times and many people are now searching for courses to teach them not only how to sail a boat, but also how to skipper a boat once they have mastered the fundamentals of sailing. If you have been looking online for a highly reputable RYA regulated and accredited sailing school with top class instruction that holds courses in how to become a boats skipper, then look no further than Equinox Sailing.
Being the skipper of a boat is a serious undertaking as you are responsible for being in charge of both the boat and the crew and are in effect THE key decision maker. In order to make important decisions you need to have a background of in-depth knowledge, therefore Equinox Sailing advises that before attending a RYA Day Skipper practical course that you enrol for a RYA day skipper theory course. This will provide you with valuable knowledge that can help you to get more from your RYA Day Skipper practical course.
Equinox Sailing provides the RYA day skipper theory course in two options – interactively online which can be completed at your leisure at a time to suit your daily schedule with full support from one of their instructors. Alternatively you can enrol for their RYA Day Skipper Theory course which can be taken in the evenings or at weekends at their training centre. Both courses will include invaluable tuition on everything that you will need to know to enable you to make best practice decisions on a boat.
Following completion of these RYA day skipper theory courses, you may choose to enrol on the Equinox Sailing RYA day skipper practical course which is run over 5 consecutive days and will put your theory into practice. Full details of the course content for both theoretical and practical courses to help you to become the skipper of a boat can be found on Equinox Sailing’s website at: http://www.equinoxsailing.