RYA Day Skipper Motor Practical Course

Course price: £999.00 inc VAT & Accommodation per person
Max people: 4

Date(s) available
02 Nov 2019 to 05 Nov 2019   Add to basket
05 Dec 2019 to 08 Dec 2019   Add to basket
01 Feb 2020 to 04 Feb 2020   Add to basket
26 Mar 2020 to 29 Mar 2020   Add to basket
16 Apr 2020 to 19 Apr 2020   Add to basket

RYA Day Skipper Practical Training

RYA Day Skipper practical motor training is just four days long making it the ideal course for those new to cruising and wishing to Skipper their own motor boat by day in the local waters of The Solent from our river Hamble base. This course is also available as Own Boat Tuition.

Day Skipper (power) training courses with us are designed to be fun and relaxing; more of a holiday, learning through fun, than a training course. You, your family and friends will learn how to go from our Hamble marina to idyllic Solent anchorages for al fresco dinning as well as train you to manoeuvre in close quarters with one of our professional RYA Instructors. Enjoy the river Hamble and The Solent area, a place of protected outstanding natural beauty on the English South Coast.

Our training motor cruiser is spacious and well appointed featuring the following:

Accommodation on board for all students
Professionally laundered bedding & towels at no extra cost
Fully equipped galley 
TV & DVD player
CD/radio stereo with internal and external speakers
Heating to ensure the boat is always warm and dry.

A comfortable training environment is essential to the success of your Day Skipper training and overall enjoyment so you can rest assured you will find your boat clean and welcoming.

RYA Day Skipper Motor Practical Course Fee Includes:

  • No fuel surcharges, marina fees or hidden costs when on our boats
  • Accommodation onboard saving approximately £55/night at local B&B's
  • Towels, duvets, pillows & professionally laundered bedding
  • Food for breakfast and lunch, evening meals should be taken ashore
  • Use of our motor cruiser for RYA Day Skipper training
  • Instruction by one of our specialist RYA Day Skipper instructors
  • Day Skipper course certification on completion of your training
  • Qualify for the ICC for motor / power boats up to 24m in length
  • RYA recommended safety equipment to be carried during training
  • Foul weather clothing, if required
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RYA Course Map

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Warsash Tides

High Tide 00:02 (4.42m)

High Tide 02:52 (4.17m)

Low Tide 06:10 (0.93m)

High Tide 12:19 (4.49m)

High Tide 15:04 (4.35m)

Low Tide 18:24 (0.99m)

The tide times are adjusted for British Summer Time where applicable.

Warsash Weather, Tuesday 17:00 - 22:59 UTC


15°C Min

15°C Max


Partly Cloudy becoming Light Rain
Wind: F5 becoming F6
Wind Direction: SSW
Max. Gust: 26kn becoming 34kn
Sea State: Moderate
Pressure: 1005mb
Visibility: Good