ur basic and intermediate theory courses are designed to help you unravel the mysteries of terminology, navigation, pilotage, passage planning and meteorology. They are great as stand alone courses, but also complement our various practical training courses.
Whether you are a sailor or interested in a launch, our shore-based courses equip would-be and experienced skippers with enough knowledge, at least in theory, to go afloat and take charge of a yacht.
What you Learn
• Sailing terms & terminology • Finding you way around a yacht • Basic rules of the road • Buoyage systems • Introduction to VHF & GPS • Useful Knots • Introduction to chart work
• Chart work • Pilotage • Taking bearings • Anchoring techniques • Passage planning and provisioning • Weather • Advanced rules of the road • Nighttime navigation