27 - 28 January, 10:00 - 18:00
An introductory course to sailing a yacht for complete beginners.
By the end of this 2 day residential course you will have experienced steering a yacht, sail handling, rope work and be aware of safety on board. Holders of the Start Yachting certificate can go on to complete the 3 day Competent Crew course in order to obtain the full competent crew certificate. All our cruising courses take place on the club's 44ft Bavaria S/Y Marko
Course Pre-requisites: None
Minimum Duration: 2 days
Timings: 10am Day One till 6pm Day Two
Recommended Minimum Age: 12
Course Content: General orientation of the yacht, rope work, underway, rules of the road, man overboard recovery, clothing and equipment, emergency equipment and precautions, meteorology.
Cost includes: all materials required for course, light lunch, soft drinks, water etc
Last updated 1:29pm on 4 December 2018