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.
High Tide 03:07 (3.90m)
High Tide 06:07 (3.76m)
Low Tide 09:24 (1.33m)
High Tide 15:44 (4.01m)
High Tide 18:29 (4.03m)
Low Tide 21:49 (1.63m)
The tide times are adjusted for British Summer Time where applicable.
Wind: F2 becoming F3
Wind Direction: NNE becoming WNW
Max. Gust: 8kn becoming 12kn
Sea State: Slight