During the course, you will receive practical sailing yacht management skills necessary for independent coastal navigation. You will learn how to moor in a marina, anchor, pull a crew member out of the water, maneuver on sails and manage a team. You will receive the night navigation skills. One day you will act as a captain: you will plan a day crossing, conduct training, manage the team. You will refresh theoretical knowledge and prepare for the exams.
At the end of the course, you will pass the exam in the Croatian captain’s office in Zadar. If you pass the exam successfully you will receive category B license that entitles you to operate a boat up to 30 gross tons (approximately 60 feet) 12 miles from the coast. A Croatian license also includes a VHF (radio) certificate, you won’t need to receive it separately.
You will learn:
from €1,349 / 8(8) days / 1pers.
15:00 — Arrival in Zadar, check-in on a yacht, buying food. Dinner and meeting the team.
10:00 — The start of the Day Skipper practice course
10:00 — Taking exams in the Croatian captain’s office
10:00 — Going out to the sea, free time. Delivering the yacht in Zadar.
The training will take place in Croatia, in the Zadar marina.