Coastal Skipper/Yacht Master Theory
Coastal Skipper/Yacht Master Theory is taught over 24 weeks in the evenings.
Please note, at present, we cannot offer our scheduled classes, but we are taking down interest, so that we can re-plan once Government guidelines allow us to re-start training. Please contact via email: firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Advanced training for more experienced skippers building on the Day Skipper course.
This course equips you to navigate safely on coastal and offshore passages. It allows some time for revision of the basics and then moves on to advanced navigation techniques.
Course topics include:-
Course shaping and plotting
Use of almanacs and admiralty publications
Electronic position finding equipment
Taking and interpreting forecasts
Plotting weather systems
Weather predictions using a barometer and by observation
Customs and excise regulations for cruising abroad
This course will take your theory knowledge to the standard required for the Coastal Skipper and Yachtmaster Offshore practical exams, concentrating on advanced navigation and meteorology skills.
As with Day Skipper shorebased course the equipment used during the course will give a realistic taste of modern electronic navigation found on most boats today.
The course is over 24 weeks with two exam papers.
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