RYA Day Skipper Express Tidal

UK RYA Accredited Sailing Course in Gibraltar


Gibraltar Direct: 0035020050202

Email: info@sailing.gi

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2023 RYA Day Skipper Tidal covering both the theory and practical elements 

Course Description

The 9 day RYA Day Skipper Express is an intermediate sailing course covering both the RYA Day Skipper Theory and RYA Day Skipper Practical Tidal. It does not include the RYA Competent Crew course. 

Courses run every week from Saturday to the following Sunday, so you can complete the course with only one week off work. 


A highlight of the course is sailing between 2 continents and visiting up to 3 different countries.


Please note that pre-course experience is required to the level of RYA Competent Crew.



£1150 per person
£1295 single occupancy cabin
£2300 double occupancy cabin
£4250 private yacht



  • Max 5 students per boat

  • Duration: 9 days

  • 9am Saturday to 4pm Sunday

  • Courses run every week

  • Accreditation: RYA

  • Location: Gibraltar
  • Format: Theory & Practical hands on course with sea time
  • Accommodation: Included onboard
  • Food: Breakfast included 
  • Level: Intermediate
  • Pre-course requirements: RYA Competent Crew
  • This course is included in the Day Skipper Fastrack Package
  • Course Dates: Every week

Please note if you do not already have your RYA Competent Crew we have a 'Day Skipper Fastrack' course that covers everything you need. 

 Please contact us for availability. 


How to book

Course places tend to fill up quickly, so please do get in touch well in advance if possible. 

Gibraltar is just a 3 hour flight from the UK and we are only a 5 minute walk from the Airport.

Please use the contact form below, or the contact details above to reserve your place. 

We accept most major credit cards, online, or bank transfer.

2023 Dates


  • 1800 Friday 25 August to 1600 Sunday 3 September
  • 1800 Friday 8 September to 1600 Sunday 17 September
  • 1800 Friday 29 September to 1600 Sunday 8 October
  • 1800 Friday 20 October to 1600 Sunday 29 October
  • 1800 Friday 10 November to 1600 Sunday 19 November
  • 1800 Friday 1 December to 1600 Sunday 10 December


Our Guarantee

We really do appreciate your time is precious, so we guarantee:

  • Your RYA sailing course will be delivered on a 2016/17 Jeanneau 389 maintained to charter standards, with towels and bedding provided. 
  • All shore-based training will be conducted in our dedicated purpose designed air-conditioned facility. 
  • Your course is effective, safe, enjoyable and informative with friendly and supportive instructors. 

Make the most of your time with great weather in a fantastic training area! Book with Allabroad and make your Day Skipper course a fun and memorable event.

Allabroad Day Skipper Express course

  • Nine days training & accommodation
  • Boat guarantee: 2016/17 Jeanneau 389
  • Theory delivered ashore - more space to work
  • Daily feedback to check on your progress
  • Tidal waters
  • Visit 3 countries, learn customs procedures
  • Friendly and supportive instruction throughout
  • Practice all mooring styles, UK style finger berths, Med style 'stern-to', reverse mooring, alongside, anchoring and mooring buoys
  • Sail across one of the most complex tidal stretches of water between 2 continents and really put your theory into practice

Check out the photos, and contact us to check availability..

Let’s Get Started...

Allabroad Day Skipper Express Courses run every week, but we operate at 100% capacity all year round, so please book in advance to avoid disappointment.

9 Day RYA Day Skipper Express Course from £1150