Day skipper

Day Skipper is a popular course and is the best course for those new to boating. It is an introductory course for all members of the family or crew, and applies to a wide range of vessels – including yachts, launches, powerboats, jet skis, sea kayaks, and waka.

The course covers boat handling, safety equipment, navigation, tides, weather, rules and regulations, emergencies, and knots – it is a broad course outlining the whole boating experience.

NZQA unit standard 26542 is available.

  • This is a classroom based theory course, with no dress code requirements.
  • This is a theory course and is not weather dependent.
  • Course 01: Mondays and Wednesday – 13, 15, 20, 22, 27 and 29 November 2017. 5.30pm till 8.30pm

    . Any questions please contact us (ocean@rpnyc.org.nz or 04 939 6702).