Gift Voucher – RYA Day Skipper Sail

RYA Dayskipper, gift voucher with Barcelona Watersports

This is an ideal gift for those wanting a license to charter a yacht or sail their own yacht. On this RYA Day Skipper Practical Course you will plan and complete passages, including a night sail. You will also practice lots of close quarter handling skills and mooring in a range of marinas – offering more interesting ways to tie up for the night! The RYA Day Skipper course syllabus will cover:

  • Preparation for Sea
  • Deck Work
  • Navigation
  • Rules of the Road
  • Maintenance & Repair Work
  • Emergency Situations
  • Engines
  • Yacht Handling Under Power & Sail
  • Passage Making
  • Night Cruising
  • Pilotage
  • Meteorology

The Course: Our boats are moored in Port Vell, located in the heart of Barcelona. Central to just about everything, and where this vibrant city meets the sea, Port Vell is the perfect place to start you RYA Dayskipper Course. On this RYA Day Skipper course you will either head south along the Costa Dorada coastline to stunning ports such as Sitges or Tarragona, or north to the rugged Costa Brava coastline, with its secluded beaches, coves and hidden villages towards Tossa de Mar and Cadaqués. During this course you will be mooring up each night in different ports or harbours to enjoy the relaxing atmosphere, superb apres sailing and delicious cuisine that Spain has to offer. So, if you know someone who wants a fantastic sailing experience with warm weather, perfect sailing conditions, wonderful coastline, ports, harbours and Catalan’ quaint coastal villages then this is the perfect gift for them!

Course Objective: Gain RYA Day Skipper Certificate. You will be licensed to skipper your own boat and charter a boat both in the UK or abroad.

Course Prerequisite: Competent Crew and Day Skipper Theory or equivalent experience

Venue: Port Vell Marina, central Barcelona

Course Cost: €699