Skipper Academy hones in on what it takes to become a professional skipper. The practical part of the academy will focus on close quarter manoeuvring in ports, yacht system troubleshooting, caught anchors, local weather, and emergency situations, all with crew management in mind. You will also learn the flotilla operation logistics of rafting 50+ boats together in circle raft procedure instructed by the first skippers to have ever done it.
The academy will also educate you about what professional qualities differentiate a sailor from a skipper. We will cover insurance, contracts, invoicing, leadership, crew management, roles and responsibilities and various other aspects.