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We offer the RYA Day Skipper Combined Course from Barcelona Palamos over a minimum of 9 consecutive days. The course will include 4 days at our shorebased facility in order for the RYA Day Skipper Theory Course to be delivered along with the final written exam.

This course is suitable for those students who are at RYA Competent Crew level either having taken a RYA Course or at the standard with previous sailing experience.

Student accommodation is provided throughout the 9 day course on board. Half board is provided for the duration along with all study material. This course leads to the student receiving both the RYA Practical and RYA Theory Certificates.

  • RYA Day Skipper Theory Certificate
  • RYA Day Skipper Practical Certificate
  • ICC International Certificate Of Competence for qualifying Students
  • Breakfast and lunch aboard - half board
  • Accommodation provided throughout
  • Fresh bedding provided
  • RYA VHF/SRC Radio Operator course extra day if required
  • Moorings and fuel all included

The course is flexible and will be delivered in order to maximise your time out on the water, mixed with your shorebased lessons.

RYA Day Skipper 9 Day Combined Theory and Practical Course Starts every Saturday or Monday all year

This course can be completed at Barcelona Palamos Club Nautic Costa Brava Marina Spain includes Palamos, L'Escala, Bay Of Rosas, Barcelona Sailing Area.

Kit List

You can travel light and purchase most of the equipment you will need on arrival, here are a few items that you will need.

  • Deck Shoes
  • Sun Hat
  • Sun Glasses
  • Shorts
  • Sun Block
  • Water Proof Clothing
  • Long Trousers
  • Wash Kit
  • Towels
  • Sailing Gloves
  • Watch
  • Sailing Knife
  • Note Book and Pencil

Please ask us before you buy any expensive items. All RYA Navigation and Theory packs are provided we are always pleased to provide advice and assistance during your stay with us. Accommodation is provided for the duration on board one of our Yachts.


RYA Day Skipper Combined Practical and Theory Course 9 Days Barcelona Palamos CNCB Marina Spain. Start Saturdays or Mondays all Year board the night before for 9 Days of RYA Training!

9 days liveaboard includes accommodation, breakfast and lunch aboard.

£1,095 or €1295

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