Would you benefit from a Day Skipper course?
If you’re an occasional boatie who uses your boat for fishing, diving, family outings or just generally having fun on the water, our popular Day Skipper course at Naval Point Club will give you all the basics needed to help you get the best from your boating, and help you enjoy your time on the water.
Whether you’re a boating newcomer, or someone with years of experience, there’s always something to learn. The Day Skipper course provides the opportunity to update skills, acquire more knowledge, make boating more enjoyable for yourself and crew and instil safe boating practices. The objective is to help recreational boat users avoid getting into difficulties by helping them understand the maritime environment, the capabilities of their boats, the rules of the sea, and actions to be taken in emergencies.
Course runs on May 6th – 7th
Course contents include:
•Unit 1 – The Boat – terminology, equipment
•Unit 2 – Navigation
•Unit 3 – Rules & Regulations
•Unit 4 – Emergencies
•Unit 5 – Knots
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