Learn to skipper a motor boat on longer and more complex passages.
This course will enable you to improve your skills and learn more about the boat. You will gain confidence and become at ease with taking charge of the vessel and crew on longer passages and into unfamiliar ports. The RYA Coastal Skipper course can be taken in tidal or non-tidal waters and your certificate will be endorsed accordingly .
Min Age: 17
Previous Experience Required
- Passage planning
- Preparation for sea
- Passage making and ability as a skipper
- Boat handling
- Adverse weather conditions
- Emergency situations
Abilities gained after the course
You will be able to skipper a motor cruiser on coastal passages both day & night. Successful completion will result in you gaining the RYA Coastal Skipper qualification.
RYA Passage Planning ISBN: 9781905104840
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