This course can be done directly without taking the Basic Skipper (Carta de Marinheiro), and it’s the option that we advise for those who are beginning their nautical path.
Minimum age of 18 years old, know how to swim and minimum compulsory education are the prerequisites to attend the course.
Charts generalities and how to use them;
The use of instruments on board;
Regulations for preventing collisions at sea;
Communications, mayday and GMDSS urgency;
Safety and accident preventions;
Engines, care and the environment;
Skippering a boat;
The use of equipment.
(de acordo com a Portaria n.º 288/2000)
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