RYA Start Yachting

About the course

Delivered over a weekend, this taster course will teach you the basics of yachting, including steering a yacht, rope work, sail trimming and safety onboard.

You’ll develop a basic knowledge of sea terms, parts of the boat, rigging and sails, experience sailing a yacht on all points of sail, and steer a yacht under sail or power. The course also covers emergency equipment and precautions, clothing and equipment, meteorology, and how to recover someone overboard.

1 weekend duration.

Syllabus

  • The yacht
  • Ropework
  • Underway
  • Rules of the road
  • Man overboard recovery
  • Clothing and equipment
  • Emergency equipment and precautions
  • Meteorology

Dates and pricing

Course From To All-inc
RYA Start Yachting / Sail Training Weekend 07/03/2020 08/03/2020 £210
RYA Start Yachting / Sail Training Weekend 21/03/2020 22/03/2020 £210
RYA Start Yachting / Sail Training Weekend 10/04/2020 11/04/2020 £210
RYA Start Yachting / Sail Training Weekend 18/07/2020 19/07/2020 £210
RYA Start Yachting / Sail Training Weekend 23/08/2020 24/08/2020 £210
RYA Start Yachting / Sail Training Weekend 12/09/2020 13/09/2020 £210
RYA Start Yachting / Sail Training Weekend 03/10/2020 04/10/2020 £210

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