Courses

Training under the RYA program in Montenegro for both beginners and experienced sailors.

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Coastal Skipper Fast Track

This course is designed for those who have already completed the Day Skipper Practical course and want to develop their skills in order to be able to skipper a boat on longer passages and at night. You will need to complete the RYA Yachtmaster Theory course (either online or in the classroom before you attend

 

Pre Course Requirements

This course is designed for those who have already completed the Day Skipper Practical course and want to develop their skills in order to be able to skipper a boat on longer passages and at night. You will need to complete the RYA Yachtmaster Theory course (either online or in the classroom before you attend

What to Bring

Sailors are exposed to the elements and must always be prepared for 4 seasons. Due to limited storage on board, we always recommend you bring lightweight clothing to suit all possible weather scenarios. Key things to bring include;

  • Sun Protection 

  • Sun Glasses 

  • Headtorch with both white & red light

  • Boat Friendly Shoes

  • Passport 

  • Shorts & T-shirts 

  • Light Trousers 

  • Bathing Equipment 

  • Lightweight Jumper or Jacket 

  • Personal Care Equipment (Shampoo, Deodorant, prescription Medicines)

  • Anti Sea Sickness Tablets - especially if not an experienced sailor.

  • X1 passport photograph

 

Course Syllabus

The RYA Coastal Skipper Fast Track course is essentially 2 courses back to back.  In the first week you will do our Day Skipper Plus course which refreshes what you already know, builds on your previous experience and after that, you will complete the RYA Coastal Skipper course.

 

The Course Syllabus includes:

  • Preparation for sea

  • Passage Planning

  • Pilotage

  • Passage making & ability as skipper

  • Emergency Situations

  • Adverse weather conditions

  • Yacht handling under power

  • Yacht handling under sail

  • Passage making

  • Night cruising

 

What's Included

1595 Euros inclusive of-

  • Welcome drinks on arrival

  • Breakfast & Lunch every day of the course.

  • 12 Nights accommodation on board the training yacht

  • 5 Days RYA Day Skipper "Plus"

  • 5 Days RYA Coastal Skipper

  • Use of life jackets

  • Marina fees

  • Fuel for the duration of the course

  • Exclusive Montenegro Sail & Power T-shirt

  • Clean Bedlinen and towels

 

Post Course

After being awarded your RYA Coastal Skipper license you will be able to navigate a yacht on longer passages and at night.  Once you have gained some experience and, with some more sailing miles under your belt you will be ready to take on the RYA Yachtmaster Coastal Certificate of Competence

 

For more informations: https://www.marbellasailingschool.com/coastal-skipper-fast-track

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