RYA Day Skipper Theory is a comprehensive introduction to cruising for inexperienced skippers. This course equips you with enough knowledge to navigate around familiar waters by day. A basic knowledge of lights is also included to introduce you to night cruising.
The 5x day RYA Day Skipper theory course is absolutely full of fantastic information from tying a knot, tidal heights, tidal streams, weather, position fixing, estimated position to plotting a full blown course to steer and passage plan. It is also the required level of knowledge to have in order to be eligible for the practical, whether that be Sail or Motor.
Once you have completed this course you will be safer for yourself, your friends and your family and after completing an RYA practical course you should be well on your way to being a first class skipper.