Marbella Sailing School

Calle Guadalete 9C, Local 1
29603, Marbella,
Malaga, Spain

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Coastal Skipper
Fast Track

This 2-week intensive course takes you from Day Skipper to RYA Day Skipper so you are ready for the first charter.

From 1,595 Euros

RYA Coastal Skipper - Fast Track

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.

From 1,595 Euros

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

 

See Our Full Range Of Courses

Click on the course type to find out what courses are available

Marbella Sailing School is not just about being out on the water. Part of the RYA curriculum includes theory-based courses and vital skill training including First Aid & VHF Courses.

View all of our practical courses right here. Take to the sea and discover the joys of yachting while learning from experienced instructors who will make sure you learn & most importantly, have a good time.

For those looking to go from Zero to Hero, look no further than our Fast Track programs. Each one individually designed for your needs, whether it be for Charter or Professional work within the maritime industry.

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