RYA Start Sailing Stages 1 + 2
Level: Beginner | Age: 9 - 16 | Typical Time: 9:30 - 15:30 | Average Price: £200.00
Quick Course Information
Age: 9 - 16
Typical Time: 9:30 - 15:30
Average Price: £200.00
Average Member's Price: £170.00
Typical Number on Course: 24
Typical Instructor - Student Ratio: 1:3
Parents / Guardians are welcome to join us for racing on the Friday of the course starting at 1pm.
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This is a five day course taking the complete beginner through to sailing solo. Full instruction is provided on all aspects of learning to sail, from clothing to capsize and beyond! Take full advantage of our fleet of modern sailing dinghies and experienced, qualified instructions to have a blast and meet new friends. The confidence that young people gain when they are awarded their certificate makes an instructor's week; the transformation from nervous beginner to keen enthusiast is truly remarkable. A wonderful and very different way to spend a school holiday, this course is brilliant value for money.
- Launching and recovery
- Parts of the boat
- Basic sailing
- Basic sailing skills
- Collision avoidance
Ability After Course
- Able to steer and understand basic principles
- Understand basic principles
- Able to tack and control boat speed