Port Solent Sailing School

RYA Day Skipper, Theory and Practical Combined Sailing Course

Combined course

RYA Day Skipper combined course


The Sunsail RYA Day Skipper nine-day combined course is designed for students looking for an efficient way to achieve their RYA Day Skipper theory and RYA Day Skipper practical qualifications within a short period of time.

The combined course synergises the theoretical and practical elements of the Day Skipper courses into one intensive block of instruction, which takes place at Sunsail’s UK base at Port Solent, on the South Coast of England. 

The RYA Day Skipper nine-day combined course is ideal for those preparing for a yacht charter or flotilla holiday from one of our many international sailing bases.

Where to take this course with Sunsail

Portsmouth, UK

Why take this course with Sunsail?

The Sunsail RYA Day Skipper nine-day combined course enables you to complete your theory and practical Day Skipper course together, in just nine days.

At the end of the course, if successful, you will have an invaluable insight into how to make decisions on board and stay safe while at sea.

The course will enable you to skipper a yacht by day in familiar waters, providing knowledge and experience of pilotage, navigation and boat handling.

Choose Sunsail

Stunning Sailing Destinations 
Flotilla routes
Types of yachts
44 yrs
Creating holidays
4 hr
Service commitment
Consumer protection