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July 21, 2024
August 12, 2024

ISSA Inshore Skipper weekend course


Total days:23Course days: 8

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ISSA Inshore Skipper weekend course
About event

Start:Limassol Marina St 3601, Limasol, Cyprus

Finish:Limassol Marina St 3601, Limasol, Cyprus

ISSA Inshore Skipper weekend course

This course is designed to provide training and practice for the ISSA Inshore Skipper certification.

Minimum age required: 16 years old

Suggested number of training hours: 50 hours

4 weekends in a row, 8 days practice and theory

The course is 8 days from 9:00 to 17:00 + one day-a-night navigation with at least 20NM crossing.

Yachts: FAREAST 28R
HANSE 400 (12 meters)
Beneteau Oceanis 41 (12+ meters)
Beneteau Oceanis 38.2 (11 meters)

Course Outline:

  • Responsibilities of a bareboat skipper
  • Crew safety checks
  • Hull and rig checks
  • Machinery and systems checks
  • Fuel and water capacity and range
  • Menus and quantities ü Float plan
  • Sources of meteorological information
  • Weather patterns ü Sea and land breezes
  • Cloud types and formations
  • Pilotage and passage planning
  • Considerations when planning a passage
  • Routine for navigating a coastal passage
  • Passage strategy
  • Port regulations, customs, immigration
  • Pilotage plans
  • Vessel handling in confined quarters
  • Mooring, anchoring, coming alongside
  • Ropes, knots, care and use of lines
  • General deck work
  • Tides and currents theory
  • Tidal heights, springs and neaps
  • Rule of "twelfths"
  • Position fixing, running fixes
  • Plotting the effect of tides and currents
  • Collision regulations
  • Lights, shapes and sounds
  • Application of the regulations
  • Advanced dingy handling

Events schedule

  • Jul 21, 2024

    ISSA Inshore Skipper course

    Time of training: 9-30 to 17-00, with a lunch break.

    One day there will be a night out with a transfer to another marina.





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