Day Skipper theory class starting Saturday 8th December and running for 4 more Saturdays 15th, 29th Dec, 5th and 19th January. Dates can be moved if not convenient.....hugh@waverides.com 00353 83 820 1664/ 0044 7894076574

Continued...................

  Seamanship

  • Use of crew
  • Coming alongside/ Moving off
  • Man over Board drill
  • Picking up a mooring
  • Anchoring
  • Manoeuvring in close quarters
  • Rescue - 'Person overboard' 2 methods of rescue and helping the casualty to safety

   

    Passage planning (things to think about before the     trip; weather, plan of the trip,contingencies)

    Collision regulations    

  Engine checks (including advice on servicing/    

  impellor/  filters/winterisation)

  Safety -

  • equipment to be carried onboard
  • Killcord use
  • personal flotation
  • safety lines if appropriate
  • managing children
  • what to do if sinking or if someone is injured
  • communication - VHF/ Mobile phone/ Hailing


Own boat tuition  - Power

Cost: £95 per boat + travel diesel costs

Duration: 9.30 to 4pm


About the course:

A typical package might include: