Paper Sailors Rock

Coastal Skipper Practical

Training Info

Location: Brisbane, Whitsundays, Mile Builder
Min Age: 17
Prerequisites: 15 days at sea; 300nm; 8 night hours; 2 days as skipper

Upcoming Dates

Start Date
Finish Date
Length
Price
Location
Available Spots
26th February 2024
1st March 2024
5 days
$2,070
Moreton Bay, Brisbane
1
Start Date
Finish Date
Length
Price
Location
Available Spots
18th March 2024
22nd March 2024
5 days
$2,070
Moreton Bay, Brisbane
Booked Out
Start Date
Finish Date
Length
Price
Location
Available Spots
29th July 2024
2nd August 2024
5 days
$2,070
Whitsundays
3
Start Date
Finish Date
Length
Price
Location
Available Spots
21st August 2024
25th August 2024
5 days
$2,070
Whitsundays
2
Start Date
Finish Date
Length
Price
Location
Available Spots
14th October 2024
18th October 2024
5 days
$2,070
Moreton Bay, Brisbane
5

Service Description

The aim of the Coastal Skipper Practical is to teach the skills and techniques required to skipper a cruising yacht of 7 metres to 15m LOA safely on coastal and offshore passages by day and night. Students will gain practice in planning and skippering longer passages with a significant number of night hours.

Prerequisites:

  • Days at sea: 15
  • Miles: 300nm
  • Night hours: 8
  • Days as skipper: 2

It is recommended to have completed the Coastal Skipper theoretical component prior to the practical course.

This course is a live aboard course to be held over 5 consecutive days.

The course includes:

  • Passage Planning
  • Preparation for Sea
  • Pilotage
  • Yacht handling under power and sail
  • Adverse weather conditions
  • Emergency situations

Book Your Adventure Today

0407044663

annette@papersailorsrock.com.au

Royal Queensland Yacht Squadron, Royal Esplanade, Manly QLD, Australia

Customer Feedback

“Having the opportunity to sail up the Qld coast while learning how to sail was awesome! […] Being able to spend time sailing to different anchorages is exactly what I hope to do once I have my own boat, so doing just that was brilliant.” – Kirsty

Enquire Now!

Complete your RYA certificates on a comfortable, sea kindly yacht; be nourished with fresh cooked produce; combine the sail training and experiences with holiday locations on offer.

QLD, Australia

To inspire, share knowledge, enable and create memorable, quality sailing experiences which are inclusive of all and respectful of the environment.

Subscribe to our email

Copyright © 2023 Paper Sailors Rock | Designed By TLS Marketing