RYA Start Yachting
Pre-course experience: none
Course duration: 2 days
This certified sailing course provides the first step towards learning how to sail a yacht. It’s a great opportunity to combine an active holiday with learning to sail. During the two days you will get a feel for steering a yacht (known as helming), how to operate the sails and gain wind awareness, rope work and safety at sea at.
After successfully completing this sailing course you will have the ability and knowledge to crew a yacht under direction of an experienced skipper. Upon successful completion you will also be issued with a Start Yachting Certificate as part of the Royal Yachting Association course syllabus.
After finishing the course, participants are able to progress onto the Competent Crew sailing course by completing a further three days.
This course is run over two days and is live-aboard. Course fees are all-inclusive, covering all food on board (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner), mooring costs, rental of coastal sailing leggings, jackets.
- May 22nd & 23rd
- June 6th & 6th
- June 19th & 20th
- July 3rd & 4th