Day Skipper for Sail and Power


Author: Alison Noice
Published: 28th June 2017
Pages: 197 – Hardcover

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Day Skipper for Sail and Power

Day Skipper for Sail and Power is a major reference book for anyone following the RYA Day Skipper course. Brought thoroughly up-to-date with new developments and covering all the theory and practical aspects of the RYA Day Skipper Certificate with full colour photography, helpful diagrams and worked examples, it is also a clear and comprehensive manual for anyone intending to make coastal passages in a small boat, covering:

  • Seamanship
  • Safety equipment
  • Preventing collisions at sea
  • Navigation and chart work
  • Tides and tidal streams
  • Pilotage
  • Passage planning
  • Weather
  • Engine operation and maintenance
  • Up-to-date VHF radio procedures