Competent Crew Course Overview
An introduction for beginners who want to become active and useful crew members. The course introduces the fundamentals of sailing a moderate-size cruising yacht.
By the end of the course you will have the confidence and ability to keep a lookout, handle sails, steer, row a dinghy and assist in all other day-to-day activities.
During the course you will cover approximately 100 miles, including four night hours on watch.
Want to complete course over three weekends?
As well as the consecutive 5 day RYA Competent Crew course, we also offer the option of taking this course over three weekends by attending three RYA Starting Yachting courses. Each weekend includes one night on-board and food.
If you decide to take the RYA Competent Crew course over three weekends, we recommend that you complete all three training weekends within a period of six months.
Competent Crew Syllabus
You will cover:
- Knowledge of sea terms and parts of a boat
- Her rigging and sailsa
- Sail handling
- Fire precautions and fighting
- Personal safety equipment
- Man overboard
- Emergency equipment
- General Duties, manners and customs
- Rules of the road
After the course you will be able to steer, handle sails, keep a lookout, row a dinghy and assist in all the day to day routines.
- None required.
- 5 days
- RYA Competent Crew Certification.
Includes all food and accommodation.
|RYA Competent Crew / RYA Day Skipper||04/08/2019||08/08/2019||£570|
|RYA Competent Crew / RYA Day Skipper (Under 18's ONLY)||19/08/2019||23/08/2019||£570|
|RYA Competent Crew / RYA Day Skipper||26/08/2019||30/08/2019||£570|
|RYA Competent Crew / RYA Day Skipper||09/09/2019||13/09/2019||£570|
|RYA Competent Crew / RYA Day Skipper||22/10/2019||26/10/2019||£570|