RYA Day skipper or Yachtmaster theory courses from Allabroad's Gibraltar Shorebased Facility. These theory courses teach budding skippers the principles that are essential for safe handling of a yacht at sea and in close quarters. It is highly recommended for anyone wanting to advance to any of the RYA Practical courses. We always use full Yachtmaster Instructors with minimum 5 years full YMI instructing, way beyond the RYA requirements.
The yachtmaster theory courses offered from Allabroad give you the chance to exceed the minimum requirements to pass the course, a vast array of extra information is available for those who master the syllabus quickly.
Please be aware that there is an entrance exam for this course, if you haven't passed your Day Skipper theory or have never plotted tidal streams, tidal CTS or a tidal EP and you don't know your Springs from your neaps then this is not the course for you. You will need to do the Day skipper theory first either online or shore-based. We do offer a discount if you book both.
With all the modern technology available to us today its difficult to get away from it all, many people see going to see as a way to break from the norm, so now imagine navigating the oceans by the stars!
This 5 day course offers all the training experienced navigators require to use a sextant properly and look at some of the other challenges facing the Ocean navigators, modern technology is also covered but you will definitely not be lost without it.