The RYA Yachtmaster Ocean shorebased theory course takes place over 5 days. This is a course in astro-navigation and world-wide meteorology which also reveals the mysteries of the sextant. It assumes a knowledge of ALL subjects covered in the other shorebased theory courses.
Day Skipper Theory
The RYA Day Skipper Theory Course is the first component for a Day Skippers Qualification. It is a comprehensive introduction to seamanship for competent crew to start making decision on board.
RYA Yachtmaster Theory involves advanced training for more experienced skippers building on the Day Skipper course.