RYA Day Skipper Module Courses in Gibraltar and Spain with ROCK

RYA Day Skipper Module Courses in Gibraltar and Spain with ROCK

ROCK Sailing’s Day Skipper Module is ideal for beginners to sailing to spend two weeks with us to gain a Day Skipper Tidal qualification. The course comprises three RYA courses back to back; Competent Crew, Day Skipper Theory and Day Skipper Practical. At the end of the fortnight, you will have three RYA certificates and also qualify for an ICC.

Now you are in a great position to charter worldwide.

Your first week will be spent learning the basics of crewing and helming without the pressure of making decisions. You will learn how sails work, practice some rope work and learn how to moor up safely. Next, it is into the classroom by the marina to learn how to navigate, work out tidal calculations and learn all about the International Regulations for Preventing Collisions at Sea. Theory exam passed, you are ready to put all you have learned into practice on a Day Skipper course. Now you have a chance to act as skipper and make decisions under the watchful eye of the Instructor. You will plan and skipper a short coastal passage either across the Straits or along the Spanish coast and also have some time most days to practice sailing exercises. On one evening you will do a four hour night sail which gives you a chance to practice night passages and port entry.

PRICE: £1,399 per person

Experience None
Course Outline This 14 day practical and theory sailing course will take the complete beginner to a level where they are capable of skippering a small yacht in familiar waters by day.
Duration14 days – Arrive Sunday, depart 14 days later, Sunday 5pm.
IncludesBreakfasts, lunches, refreshments and two evening meals
Loan of quality wet weather gear, lifejacket and harness line
2018 RYA Day Skipper Module 14 Days
5th – 18th February11th – 24th June17th – 30th September
26th February – 11th March2nd – 15th July1st – 14th October
26th March – 8th April23rd July – 5th August22nd October – 4th November
30th April – 13th May20th August – 2nd September12th – 25th November
21st May – 3rd June3rd – 16th September 

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