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PYT Day Skipper Theory
This course equips you with enough knowledge to navigate around familiar waters by day. A basic knowledge of lights is also included to introduce you to night cruising.
The course is taught over 40 hours with two exam papers. It can be covered as a series of short sessions, as an intensive week-long course, or by distance learning.
COURSE TOPICS INCLUDE:
The basics of seamanship
The essentials of coastal navigation and pilotage
Plotting a course to steer
Weather forecasting and meteorology
Construction, parts and equipment of a cruising boat
Emergency and safety procedures including distress calls,use of flares, safety harnesses, lifejackets and liferafts
2 of 2 berths available
Apply for berth
Introduce yourself to the skipper to let them know about your sailing background.
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