Pre Course Experience:

None

Description:

A thorough grounding for newcomers to sailing, and cruising under sail!

Content:

Sea terms and parts of a boat,  Sail handling, Ropework, Fire precautions and fire fighting, Personal safety equipment, Man overboard, Emergency equipment, Manners and customs, Rules of the road, Dinghies, Meteorology, Helmsmanship and sailing, General duties.

Format:

5-Day Practical course; either 5 Consecutive days, or a 2-day part 1 weekend plus a 3-day Part 2 weekend.

Venue:

Residential on board a training yacht. Departure from Poole Quay Boat Haven

Price:

Standard Individual Rate

October – March  £600/person.  April – September £625/person

Exclusive Use Rate

October – March  £2400/group.  April – September £2500/group