Sailtrain – Online Day Skipper Theory Course

Are you looking to take an online day skipper theory course? Welcome to Sailtrain, a company offering fully comprehensive online and practical day skipper courses. The course covers all the basics of chartwork, navigation meteorology and the basics of seamanship. Whether you are looking for a career in sailing or need the day skipper course to sail at your own leisure, our online course is suitable for anyone of all ages and abilities.

The online day skipper theory course covers Sail, Powerboat and Motorboat. Experience being in charge with our online course and learn what it takes to be responsible for a vessel. The price for the course includes a free course pack consisting of training charts, Almanac, exercises pack, Day Skipper shorebased booklet, an electronic chartplotter voucher, and your certificate. We even include a free Bretton type plotter and a pair of brass dividers that you can use in any future voyages.

During our online day skipper theory course, you can expect to cover preparation for sea, deck work, navigation, pilotage, meteorology, rule of the road, maintenance and repair work, engines, victualling, emergency situations, and much more. There are no course requirements for this online theory course, but we recommend entering it with a small amount of prior sailing knowledge.

If you have been looking to undergo an online day skipper theory course and would like to enquire with Sailtrain, please do not hesitate to get in touch with a member of our excellent customer service team today. Send us an email to  or use our contact form at Make sure to leave your query and contact details, and we will get back to you as soon as possible.