day sailing - rya
DURATION: 2 days
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS: Skills and background knowledge to at least the standard of RYA sailing level 2
ABILITY AT COURSE END: Able to plan and execute a cruise, depending on conditions
PLACES PER COURSE: 4
MINIMUM AGE: 16
COURSE DESCRIPTION: RYA Day Sailing includes passage planning and decision making for small boat cruising. An essential and fun part of every enthusiast’s skill set.
This busy 2-day course covers the theoretical steps of preparing and planning a journey. The theory is then put into practice on a day’s sail, following your planned route.
The course will include:
· Total inversion recovery (turtling)
· Use of a GPS
· Tidal heights and streams
· Using a compass
· Dead reckoning
It would be an advantage for sailors wishing to take part in this course to be able to carry out manoeuvres covered in the Seamanship Skills course syllabus.
FULL PRICE: £195.00*
deposit to pay today: £50.00
*Balance due prior to course start date
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