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

Syllabus

Example schedule

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 19.00h till sunday 16.00h


Price:

RYA Start Yachting practical  2 days Eur. 320,00.

Food, drinks and Harbourfees  24,50 Euro p.p p. day.


Course dates 2020:

Mar 27 – Mar 29 Jul 17 – Jul 19
Apr 10 – Apr 12 Jul 31 – Aug 02
Apr 24 – Apr 26 Aug 14 – Aug 16
May 08 – May 10 Aug 28 – Aug 30
May 22 – May 24
Sep 11 – Sep 13
Jun 05 – Jun 07 Sep 25 – Sep 27
Jun 19 – Jun 21 Oct 09 – Oct 11
Jul 03 – Jul 05 Oct 23 – Oct 25