Yachting Croatia

Personal Skipper Training

The purpose of this program is to train every person who wants to learn how to navigate the vessel for a private or business purpose. The theoretical and practical lessons will enable the attendant to understand and learn what means to be a skipper, main obligations and responsibilities and what kind of knowledge is expected.

The main aspect of the training will include the following skills; getting familiar with all parts of the vessel, maneuvering the vessel, sailing in and sailing out, use of the anchor, handling the instrument, terestric navigation theory, reading of nautical maps, daily and night navigation through the sailing, learning about the sailing laws (basic laws of aerodynamics and hydrodynamics), meteorology, working with sail and cord, basic of motor science, safety on boat, man overboard and all other issues related to taking over and returning the boat in the charter and other.


DURATION: 7 days

TERMINS: March, April, May, September, October, November

BASE: Primošten - marina Kremik, Šibenik - marina Mandalina


        Beneteau first 40.7                           Beneteau 36.7                       Elan 384 Impression

       Elan 444 Impression                   Elan 45 Impression                            Bavaria 49

          Sun Odyssey 52.2 Vintage                    Oceanis 50 Family

During all seven days the attendees will be situated on the boat - 7 overnight stays.

MEALS: Breakfast on board. Lunch on board - lunch package or team cooking - (simple food cooked on broad).Dinners are organized as follows -in the local taverns or on the boat.


PRICE INCLUDES: GPS, autopilot, inflatable dinghy, outboard engine, spinaker/genaker, blankets, 220 V, VHF, radio CD, professional skipper

PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE: tourist tax 1€ per person per day, fuel, marina fee, food, final cleaning -120€

PAYMENT: 50% on contract, 50% 5 weeks before course

OPTION: Mobile internet conection 150 €/week with traffic included

CHECK IN: Saturday from 4 p.m. 

CHECK OUT: Saturday till 8 a.m.

*Lectures are given in English and Croatian language

*Minimum of 4 persons

*On request we can organize a skipper training with the motor boat, catamaran Lagoon 450

* Skipper training also can be organized only during the weekend.

*We are able to organize exam for sailing license.

*Feel free to contact Yachting in Croatia Crew for more information on available routes, boats, schedule and booking.