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Skipper Academy

Sail2Croatia presents a two-week course "BECOME A SKIPPER" in which you will master all the necessary skills and knowledge for the most desirable summer job this year - skipper.

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Skipper Academy

WHEN: The course lasts 14 days, divided into two time-separated weeks

WEEK 1: 24. 4. 2021. – 1. 5. 2021.

WEEK 2: 15. 5. 2021. – 22. 5. 2021.

WHERE: MARINA KREMIK

PRICE: 9,900.00 KN

INCLUDED IN THE PRICE:

  • Teaching an experienced teacher who has passed the RYA exam
  • Literature
  • Accommodation
  • Mooring and fuel costs
  • Liability insurance
  • Cleaning
  • Tourist taxes
  • First year phone support
  • Recommendations regarding activities and interesting locations to visit in all Adriatic destinations

NOT INCLUDED IN THE PRICE:

  • Food
  • Final boat driver exam “C” category
  • Medical examination
  • Transportation to and from the marina

The course is organized in collaboration with Under the Heavens Sailing charter.

LAYING “C” CATEGORIES (OPTIONAL)


In cooperation with the “Adria Libar Maritime & amp; Yachting Training Center” we organize the taking of the license of the leader of the boat “C” category with an approved discount of 30%.


TEACHING UNITS OF THE SKIPPER COURSE

  • Fundamentals of aero and hydrodynamics (fluid mechanics)
  • Ropes and basic knots
  • Sailing equipment - Safety equipment
  • Navigation equipment - Compass - Instruments - Maps
  • Course planning - Determination of position by observation
  • Radio - Aids
  • Maintenance and safety
  • Motors - Electrical systems - Water system
  • Rudder - basic controls - The role of helmsman and crew
  • Catamarans
  • Sailing in bad weather
  • Rules for avoiding accidents at sea (SOLAS, IALA)
  • Auxiliary boats and equipment
  • Introduction to regatta competitions
  • Side berth - Side landing equipment
  • Group berth - Marinas - Anchoring and mooring on a buoy
  • Sailing at night - Night navigation - Fog sailing
  • Basic sailing techniques - Flying and circling
  • Departure - Departure
  • Advanced sailing - Advanced techniques - Sailboat tuning
  • Man in the sea
  • Spinnaker - Gennaker
  • Deck equipment

The best start to my skipper career I could have imagined!

Ivan Perić

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