This is an advanced navigation course for more experienced skippers who has the ambition to sail on a professional level. The RYA/MCA Coastal/ Yachtmaster shorebased certificate is also your entry ticket to work professionally on yachts up to 24m.
With this RYA Coastal / Yachtmaster theory course you will have necessary knowledge to do the practical Coastal skipper course and/or the pass the Yachtmaster offshore practical exam . The RYA/MCA Coastal skipper / Yachtmaster skipper shore based certificate is valid for motor and sail yachts.
It's important for the prospective students to understand that the training is provided by Skippers Online!
|Intended for||For anyone who wants to skipper a sail or motor yacht on a professional level.|
|Recommended pre-course experience||
RYA Dayskipper practical sail or similar experience
RYA Dayskipper practical motor or similar skills experience
|Assumed knowledge||RYA Dayskipper shorebased certificate or similar knowledge|
|Minimum age||18 years|
Lights & day shape from ships
Safety equipment & emergency situations
Weather forecast and meteorology
Advanced reading and understanding navigational charts
Plotting a course including the tidal currants
Calculating tidal heights including secondary ports
International regulations for prevention of collision at sea
Use of electronic navigation
Basics about stability
Preparing a longer distance passage plan
Day & night pilotage plan
|Certification||RYA /MCA coastal / Yachtmaster shorebased certificate|
|Price||315 GBP per person|
|Ability after the course||Having the theoretical knowledge to skipper safely a sail or motor yacht during the day & night up to 150 Nm from save haven.|
RYA Coastal skipper motor yacht practical course
RYA Coastal skipper sail yacht practical course
RYA first aid
RYA radar course
|Booking information||For any questions contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org|
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Included in the Day Skipper Online course price:
6 months access
Instructor Support 365 days a year
Student Pack (2 charts, training almanac & course handbook)
RYA chart-plotter software
13 fully-narrated lessons including embedded quizzes with instant feedback
13 self-assessment exercises with fully worked answers
Mock Exams with automatic feedback
2 Final Online Exams with detailed instructor feedback and unlimited attempts. You can arrange your own invigilator.
Unlimited free exam resits
RYA Day Skipper Theory Course Completion Certificate to support your practical course or a professional qualification
Download lessons to run offline on iPads, iPhones and Android Devices
2 Years further access to training materials once you’ve completed the course
To enable access to your online course we need to share some of your personal data with the RYA via your user profile in www.ryainteractive.org.
This learning management website is hosted and maintained by a third party called Learning Pool, who will not use your personal information for any reason other than enabling your course.
Your name and email address will be entered on www.ryainteractive.org in order to create your user account. On your first access to the site, you will be asked to enter your address and date of birth. You will have access to the site for one year in order to complete your online course. During this period, your personal information will be held on the website by Learning Pool and be available to this training centre and the RYA for the purpose of managing your course.
On completion of your course, your name, email, date of birth and address will be transferred to the RYA's central database for the purpose of recording details of the course and any certification you gain as a result of it. This information allows the RYA to record your certification, to update any records they may already hold about you or your qualifications and to verify your certificate if required. After one year from the date of your enrolment on the course, your user account will be removed from www.ryainteractive.org. Full details of how the RYA will deal with your personal information will be displayed when you first access www.ryainteractive.org.