RYA Day Skipper shorebased – Pitsea

RYA Day Skipper shorebased – Pitsea

£385.00

6 in stock

Start: March 19, 2020 at 6:30 pm Finish: May 3, 2020 at 5:00 pm
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RYA Day Skipper shorebased - Pitsea #1

£385.00

Description

The course will cover:  the basics of seamanship; the essentials of coastal navigation and pilotage; chart work; electronic charts; position fixing; plotting a course to steer; weather forecasting and meteorology; tides; collision regulations; construction, parts and equipment of a cruising boat; emergency and safety procedures including distress calls, use of flares, safety harnesses, lifejackets and liferafts.

This course is held at Wat Tyler Country Park over 7 Thursday evenings, beginning 19 March 2020, with a final exam weekend on 2/3 May 2020.