Costa Blanca Sailing – RYA Yachting courses and Sailing in Spain Alicante

RYA Essential Navigation & Seamanship Course

Theory Course

This course offers a great introduction to navigation and safety awareness for new or inexperienced skippers and crew, and those wanting to refresh their skills.

RYA Essential Navigation & Seamanship Course in Spain
In fact it’s for anyone interested in sailing, motor boating, sea angling or diving, and works well in complementing our on-the-water training, such as the Powerboat Level 2, Start Yachting and Helmsman courses. It’s a highly informative course with lots of opportunities for you to put your new found knowledge in to practice.

Course Topics Include

  • Charts and Publications
  • Safety
  • Engine Checks
  • Buoyage
  • Tidal Awareness
  • Visual and electronic navigation
  • Pilotage
  • Rules of the road
  • Anchoring
  • Weather Forecasts
  • Passage Planning

How Long is the course?
The course is taught over 16 hours with exercises to complete along the way. It can be covered in a series of short sessions or over 2 full days.

Course price

400€

/ course

Important: We strongly recommend that prior to your course you buy and read the following book(s) and bring them with you for your course:

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More info about this course

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