RYA Start Yachting Practical Course

This course is for the complete novice who would like to try sailing for the first time and enjoy a couple of lovely days on the water

Course description: Start Yachting is a two day introduction to sail cruising for them who’d like to find out what yachting is about. The emphasis is on fun and enjoyment and we are sure you will not want tot leave at the end of the course. Your instructor will guide you through the saftey procedures and make sure you are comfortable and at ease aboard your yacht before you set sail. By the end of the course you will have experienced steering a yacht, sail handling, rope work, and be aware of safety on board. You’ll also have enjoyed a couple of lovely days on the water.

Suggested minimum pre-course experience and recommended knowledge: None.

Course contents: Basic knowledge and experience of yachting like: Steering a yacht, sail handling, rope work and safety on board.

Duration:2 days.

Dates & Prices: see below

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After the course: You’ll have a good idea what yacht cruising is about, reduced the time needed to complete the Competent Crew Practical course and had a pleasant sailing trip along the IJsselmeer.

Certificate: After successful completion we award you with an RYA Start Yachting Practical Certificate.

Suggested minimum pre-course experience and recommended knowledge:

None


Course contents:

Basic knowledge and experience of yachting like: Steering a yacht, sail handling, rope work and safety on board.


Duration:

2 days.
Friday 20.00h till sunday 16.00h


Price:

RYA Start Yachting practical  2 days Eur. 300,00.

Food, drinks and Harbourfees  22,50 Euro p.p p. day.

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When:

Course dates 2019:

Mar 29 – Mar 31 Jul 19 – Jul 21
Apr 12 – Apr 14 Aug 02 – Aug 04
Apr 26 – Apr 28 Aug 16 – Aug 18
May 10 – May 12 Aug 30 – Sep 01
May 24 – May 26 Sep 13 – Sep 15
Jun 07 – Jun 09 Sep 27 – Sep 29
Jun 21 – Jun 23 Oct 11 – Oct 13
Jul 05 – Jul 07 Oct 25 – Oct 27
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