RYA COASTAL SKIPPER PRACTICAL COURSE
To provide coaching in skippering techniques for coastal and
This practical course is run from our base, at Douglas, Isle of Man, with
longer passages than for the earlier courses, over 5 days.
The Isle of Man, with its amazing scenery and sheltered
waters, is an ideal location
Ability After Course
Ability to skipper a yacht on coastal passages by day or night
Preparation for sea
Pilotage day and
Advanced close quarters yacht handling under
sail and power
Skippering in adverse weather conditions
Fully Inclusive (berthing fees, waterproofs, all food
whilst on yacht)
Contact Rob Walker Tel. 07931 338 001
Students may also wish to gain commercial endorsement by taking
the MCA Coastal Skipper assessment in addition to the RYA qualification.
This involves an external MCA/RYA
moderator for the assessment. We can arrange this for you.
(for more info see RYA syllabus and logbook publication
cost of this external assessment is to be paid direct to the RYA by the student, in addition to the cost of the course and
hire of the Yacht during the assessment.