|SA Coastal Skippers Course|
A Coastal Skippers course starts every month ( Contact us for more details.)
This course covers all the practical and theoretical knowledge for the Coastal Skipper and Yachtmaster Offshore examinations and the Cape Town Sailing Academy teaches both courses. The syllabus for both these courses is similar.The Yachtmaster Offshore course follows on from the Coastal Skippers course and the dates for both these courses will be planned to suit the student.Please feel free to contact us to make suitable arrangements.
Minimum Requirement: a Day Skipper Certificate or having owned and sailed a yacht for a number of years, plus a minimum of 800 miles logged in open sea.
Practical: These take place during the week or on weekends and include night sailing. Theory: The lecures are normally held in the evenings or during the day depending on your personal time schedule and availability.
The Weekend Course works as follows:
The 10 Weekdays Course works as follows:
Cost : Coastal Skipper R6200 per person.
Fee includes all the course notes and membership of the RCYC for the duration of the course with secure parking, members discount in the bar & restaurant. Your exam fees are excluded & payable directly to SAS.
NB. A compulsory deposit of R250.00 pp is required for your access card to the club which is refundable at the end of the course.
Instructor to Student Ratio: Max. 1 : 4 or less.
How To Book a Course?
Once you have made sure that a place is available on the date you require a 50% deposit together with your name and course as reference.
This will secure your place on the course. Balance of your fees is due on or before the first day of the course.
NB. We will notify you of the pick up point on the day the course begins. Please