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Complete Licensed Skipper-CROATIA

DATE: 14.03.-21.03.2020

This UNIQUE program is designed in cooperation with Ankora charter and AdriaLibar for people who have decided to independently navigate the vessel in a private or comercial purposes, and who need more confidence, experience and fine grinding-tuning of existing knowledge.

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. In fact, the attendees will get an excellent knowledge base and be ready for the exam (skipper license-Boat Leader’s Licence Category C) .

Short description

From the first day, students learn about the complete organization on the boat, as well as everyday duties on-board, cleaning, cooking, etc are determined. The main aspect of the training will include the following skills; getting familiar with all parts of the boat, maneuvering the boat, docking and undocking, use of the anchor, handling the instruments, VHF, terestric navigation, reading nautical charts, daily and night navigation, learning about basic sailing rules, basic meteorology, trimming of sails, work with ropes, making knots, basic of marine engine, safety on boat, international regulations for preventing collisions at sea, man overboard and all other issues related to check in and check out the boat in the charter and other.

*The practical part of the lessons is held on a sail boat from Tuesday until Friday, plus we have couple of hours introduction to motor boat operation. 

Course content

  • Navigation
  • Docking, undocking a boat under different sets of circumstances 
  • Points of sailing 
  • Basic knowledge of motor repairs and maintenance
  • Maritime law, meteorology and first aid
  • Boat maneuvering and collision avoidance
  • Maritime radio communication service
  • Safety at sea


  • After successful completion of the course and examination at the Harbour Office, candidates will receive a international Boat Leader’s Licence Category C a issued by the Ministry of the Sea, Transport and Infrastructure of Republic of Croatia.

   *This licence is recognized worldwide.




  • 09:00 a.m. Breakfast on board
  • 10:00 a.m. Practical classes at sea
  • 01:00 p.m. Lunch break
  • 02:00 p.m. Practical classes at sea 
  • 05:00 p.m. Arrival in marina
  • 07:00 p.m. Dinner


  • 09:00 a.m. Breakfast on board
  • 10:00 a.m. Practical classes at sea
  • 12:00 p.m. Lunch break
  • 02:00 p.m. Exam
  • 08:00 p.m. Check out

BASE: Marina Mandalina-Šibenik, Ankora charter main office

CHECK IN:     Saturday from 4 p.m.
CHECK OUT: Friday till 20 p.m.

SAILING BOAT : Elan Impression 40 New!! or Elan Impression 444 

MOTOR BOAT  : Marco polo 12 (Introduction to motor boat)

DURATION: 7 days

ACCOMMODATION: During all seven days the attendees will be situated on the boat - 6 overnight stays.


  • Breakfast on board-team preparing breakfast
  • Lunch on boat - lunch package or team cooking - (simple food cooked on boat)
  • Dinners are organized as follows - in the local taverns or on the boat-team cooking


LANGUAGES:  English, Croatian


PRICE INCLUDES: Theoretical lecture , course materials, practical lecture on sail boat, professional skipper instructor, boat, accomodation on boat, bedlinen, gas for the kitchen, safety equipment, Log Book, T-shirt, inflatable dinghy, outboard engine, final cleaning, tourist tax, 25% VAT, exam and paperwork.  

PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE: fuel, marina fee, food and beverages, personal insurance, 2 passport size colored photographs, *Obligatory Medical exam- issued by Occupational health practice in Republic of Croatia (we corganize for group-per person 65 )


For renting various types of Yachts in Croatia and world wide; Sailing boats, Motor boats/Luxury yachtCatamrans, visit our Web site: www.yachtingincroatia.com and find the best option for you.

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