We offer the Day Skipper Theory online course delivered by Skippers Online – a recognised RYA training centre specialising in online training.
This course is fun and engaging and gets results. You can study anytime, anywhere with an Internet connection or offline on Ipads and Android tablets. All lessons are fully narrated and exercises are presented in several ways, not just multiple choice. Mock exams are provided to help you check your knowledge and prepare you for the real thing at the end.
This course is the leading RYA online theory course on the market, which is why we have chosen to offer it to you!
The RYA Day Skipper theory course is a comprehensive introduction to chart work, navigation, meteorology and the basics of seamanship. You will find this course invaluable if you want to learn to start making decisions onboard. It is an essential prerequisite before taking the RYA Day Skipper practical course.
You’ll need about 40-45 hours to complete the Day Skipper theory course plus three hours for the final assessment papers. All this can be taken in the comfort of your own home!
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Demonstration lesson on Buoyage – click here
The online course :
It is as simple as filling in the online form on this page. Enter your details, select your course, pay the fee and you are ready to study!
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The course can be completed on a PC, Mac or iPad and is modular.
An instructor will be available at all times to help answer your questions about the course.
Please contact us for more information.
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