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RYA Day Skipper Handbook Sail (E-G71)

RYA Day Skipper Handbook Sail (E-G71)

  • Author: Royal Yachting Association,Sara Hopkinson
  • Publisher: Royal Yachting Association
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Sports & Recreation
  • Page: N.A
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This is the official handbook supporting the RYA Day Skipper Sail Course and is ideal for anyone looking to brush up on their knowledge to this level. It gives great practical and detailed advice on key skills, expanding on the course companion notes. Being a good skipper is not difficult; it requires essential skills, knowledge, experience, patience, good communication and at times a sense of humour! This book is engagingly written and highly illustrated with the aim of equipping you with that essential knowledge and set of skills to help you build up your experience. It covers all the theoretical and practical aspects of the RYA Day Skipper Sail syllabus and gives you all you need to know to take a small yacht on a short passage safely.

RYA Day Skipper Handbook Motor (E-G97)

RYA Day Skipper Handbook Motor (E-G97)

  • Author: Royal Yachting Association,Jon Mendez
  • Publisher: Royal Yachting Association
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Sports & Recreation
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The RYA Day Skipper Handbook Motor eBook is the digital companion to the RYA Motor Cruising Day Skipper Course, continuing the RYA practical series of books that accompany the courses. The new Day Skipper Handbook Motor covers the elements of the course in simple illustrated steps. It is ideal as the practical guide to aid students on the course, or just as a stand-alone book to guide you through the practical elements of motor boating. Chapters include: Pilotage Navigation Boat Work Boat Handling Marinas Cruising at Speed Anchoring The eBook is written by Jon Mendez, the RYA’s former Chief Motor and Powerboating Instructor and an acknowledged expert on the subject. Reviews This is the official RYA book for anyone considering the RYA Day Skipper Certificate…RYA publications invariably attain very high levels of excellence, from the quality of the text to the graphics and sketches. This one maintains those levels. Sailing for Southern Africa, August 2015 Typical of RYA Publications, the pages are filled with helpful illustrations to help the reader picture every technique and procedure taught... All At Sea, December 2010

RYA Yachtmaster Handbook (E-G70)

RYA Yachtmaster Handbook (E-G70)

  • Author: Royal Yachting Association,James Stevens
  • Publisher: Royal Yachting Association
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Sports & Recreation
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The RYA Yachtmaster examination is the gold-standard qualification for sail and power boaters the world over. This eBook is the RYA’s official and definitive guide to the exam. It offers a unique insight into what you need to know, how the exam will be conducted, and the skills required. Whether you are going to take the exam, or are thinking of it and want to find out what you will face on the day, this is the book that you must have. Author James Stevens is the creator of the current RYA Yachtmaster scheme for sail and power boats. Formerly the RYA’s Training Manager, he has over 30 years’ experience examining, and there is nobody better to help you succeed.

RYA Yachtmaster Scheme Instructor Handbook (E-G27)

RYA Yachtmaster Scheme Instructor Handbook (E-G27)

  • Author: Royal Yachting Association
  • Publisher: Royal Yachting Association
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Sports & Recreation
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This eBook is aimed at those running shorebased, sail and motor cruising courses within the RYA Yachtmaster Scheme. Principals and instructors alike will benefit from the guidance and information on recognition, communication, coaching/instructing techniques and course planning. Those new to the scheme can find out how to qualify as instructors for practical and shorebased courses. The guidance provided within this book is intended to assist instructors and examiners in ensuring they do all they can to meet the high standards expected of them, not only of the RYA but also by the students. Chapters include: RYA Instructor Code of Conduct Coaching and Instructing Techniques RYA Cruising, Yachtmaster and Instructor Courses Organising Practical Courses Qualification of Instructors for Teaching Shorebased Courses The Organisation and Conduct of Offshore Exams

Day Skipper for Sail and Power

Day Skipper for Sail and Power

The Essential Manual for the RYA Day Skipper Theory and Practical Certificate 3rd edition

  • Author: Alison Noice
  • Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
  • ISBN: 1472944828
  • Category: Sports & Recreation
  • Page: 208
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Day Skipper for Sail and Power is a major reference book for anyone following the RYA Day Skipper course. Brought thoroughly up-to-date with new developments and covering all the theory and practical aspects of the RYA Day Skipper Certificate with full colour photography, helpful diagrams and worked examples, it is also a clear and comprehensive manual for anyone intending to make coastal passages in a small boat, covering: - seamanship - safety equipment - preventing collisions at sea - navigation and chart work - tides and tidal streams - pilotage - passage planning - weather - engine operation and maintenance - the most up-to-date VHF radio procedures With its refreshingly practical approach and by the same author as the highly successful Yachtmaster for Sail and Power, no one intending to follow an RYA Day Skipper course whether for sail or power can afford to be without this lively, helpful guide to complement the course and assist with exam preparation.

RYA Navigation Handbook

RYA Navigation Handbook

  • Author: Tim Bartlett
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9781906435943
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Reeds Skipper's Handbook

Reeds Skipper's Handbook

For Sail and Power

  • Author: Malcolm Pearson
  • Publisher: Adlard Coles
  • ISBN: 9780713683387
  • Category: Boats and boating
  • Page: 188
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The Reed's Skipper's Handbook,now in its 5th edition, has been a bestseller since first publication.A handy pocket size, it is an aide-memoire of everything a boater wouldneed to know at sea. Packed with a wide range of information in aconcise form it is frequently recommended by Yachtmaster™ Instructorsas a quick reference guide and as a revision aid for anyone takingtheir Day Skipper and Yachtmaster™ certificates. The 5th editionhas been updated and reorganised to make it even easier for the readerto navigate right to the information they want. There is an expandedsection on navigating with electronics and new sections on electronicchart plotters, radar and AIS, and an expanded secion on boathandlingand seamanship. Reeds Skipper's Handbookis a must for anyone going to sea in any size of boat - be they novice or old hand. 'A terrific little volume'Motorboat & Yachting 'A brilliant guide for beginners and an excellent refresher for more advanced skippers… a top rate book'Waterstones 'Everything you would need to know when going to sea in a yacht or small boat…a humdinger of a little book' Nautical Magazine

RYA Advanced Powerboat Handbook (E-G108)

RYA Advanced Powerboat Handbook (E-G108)

  • Author: Royal Yachting Association,Paul Glatzel
  • Publisher: Royal Yachting Association
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Sports & Recreation
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This eBook is the official companion to the RYA Powerboat Advanced course but it is equally relevant to those who are simply keen to develop and consolidate their knowledge to help improve their theoretical and practical skills. The eBook has been designed to be a key and progressive learning tool which focuses on the advanced aspects of powerboating. This includes the essentials on and off the water and demystifies the more complicated techniques for operating an open vessel by day and night. A variety of illustrations bring concepts to life as they are described on the page. Chapters include: The Role of the Skipper Radar and AIS Handling in Rougher Weather Higher-Speed Handling It expands on the knowledge already contained in the entry-level RYA Start Powerboating and intermediate-level RYA Powerboat Handbook, with a focus on the higher-level aspects of advanced powerboating.

The Complete Ocean Skipper

The Complete Ocean Skipper

Deep-water Voyaging, Navigation and Yacht Management

  • Author: Tom Cunliffe
  • Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
  • ISBN: 1472918150
  • Category: Sports & Recreation
  • Page: 272
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Following on from his bestselling The Complete Day Skipper and The Complete Yachtmaster, yachting legend Tom Cunliffe turns his attentions to the third strand of the RYA syllabus. With the same hugely popular, highly practical approach, The Complete Ocean Skipper covers everything a yachtsman needs to know when planning an offshore cruise or ocean passage. All aspects of planning and preparing for – as well as setting out on – a long-distance cruise are featured: - Preparation: types of suitable boat, choice of rig, engine power, safety equipment, communication systems, crew preparation - On passage: ocean weather systems, forecasting, deck routines, watchkeeping, self-steering, emergencies, heavy weather techniques - Ocean navigation: electronic as well as celestial A unique and definitive handbook, The Complete Ocean Skipper goes beyond the theory of the RYA syllabus to ensure that readers are equipped with the knowledge of both what to do and how to go about it, in whatever circumstances. A veteran offshore yachtsman as well as an RYA examiner, Tom Cunliffe brings his experience to bear and packs this must-have guide with invaluable hands-on advice for offshore and coastal sailors alike. With clear, helpful colour photographs and diagrams throughout, this is the essential book for anyone planning for or dreaming about sailing further afield.

Sailing

Sailing

a practical handbook : the complete guide to sailing and racing dinghies, catamarans and cruisers

  • Author: Jeremy Evans
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9781843092070
  • Category: Sailing
  • Page: 256
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A complete guide to sailing and racing dinghies, catamarans and cruisers.