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RYA Day Skipper Practical Course

RYA Day Skipper Practical Course

So you’ve done your RYA Day Skipper Theory, and you’re looking for an RYA Day Skipper Practical Course?  Look no further.  Equinox Sailing runs RYA Day Skipper Practical Courses on a regular basis.  The course is designed to help you learn to skipper a yacht in familiar waters by day.  It’s the first step towards becoming a skipper, and will help you learn to put all your sailing theory into practice.

Among other things, during the five-day (Monday to Friday) RYA Day Skipper Practical Course with Equinox Sailing, you will learn how to:

•             Leave from and return safely to your berth;

•             Anchor the boat;

•             Moor to a buoy;

•             Rescue anyone who falls overboard;

•             Navigate safely during daylight hours and get some experience of night navigation; and

•             Keep yourself and your crew safe on the boat.

During the course, you will experience sailing by night, and you can enjoy sailing to a different port every evening.  We start on Monday morning, and return to base on Friday evening.

The course is an essential before you can charter your own boat; the RYA Day Skipper Practical Course is a qualification recognised around the world as one enabling you to safely sail a crewed boat during the day on familiar waters.

For further details call Equinox Sailing today on +4402070027676.

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