Practical yachting course

After completing the theoretical course, you go through practical training on a yacht. It is best to combine training with vacations and holidays, choose time and place where you want to go practice. For a start, we recommend Croatia, Greece, Italy or Spain.

Watch the video from our training voyage on the North Sea.


The practical training on a yacht includes:

  • Working with maps
  • Identifying and fixing the geographical position
  • Plotting
  • Work with sailing-directions
  • Work with sails (settlement and riffing)
  • Mooring in the marina, on the buoy, to the beach
  • Anchorage
  • Sailing (change tacks)
  • On the engine - at the port, on the high seas in the Bay
  • Navigation, working with electronic devices
  • Lights (in the dark), day signs (figure)
  • Sound and light signals
  • Lights on yacht
  • Knots
  • Safety equipment on the boat, working out action in emergency situations, "man overboard"
  • Work with marine VHF radio
  • 1-night sailing

After passing the examination of practice and you get license, which give you the chance to take a yacht charter anywhere in the world.

Обучение на яхте

  • The cost of the practical course, instructor-led training - 250 euro.
  • The cost of the certificate Inshore Skipper- 250 euros.
  • The cost of the rights of the Croatian sample - $ 100
  • The cost of the certificate Offshore skipper - 300 euros.



Register for the yacht captains' courses at the school of skippers BB Yachting and receive a gift - on-line access to the book "Skipper" (first edition), author B.Brodowski

Яхтинг практический курсWELCOME ABOARD!