RYA Competent Crew
|Course Duration:||5 days|
|Prior Experience:||None required|
Are you keen to learn to sail?
The RYA Competent Crew Course has been designed specifically to
teach complete beginners the basics of seamanship, safety, helming
and general living aboard a boat to really help you to understand
and enjoy your sailing.
By the end of the five days, you will confidently be able to
hoist the sails, helm effectively and manoeuvre the yacht by
tacking and gybing, reef the mainsail, keep a safe lookout and very
importantly, be able to tie those essential knots.
Be warned, sailing can become addictive very
Our training courses are run on a Beneteau 37ft yacht in superb
condition - complete with on-board heating for Winter course dates!
You will start and finish in our Hamble base, with excellent
facilities available. Or if you are looking to combine learning to
sail with a holiday abroad, our training partners in Gibraltar could be perfect for
If you know you want to progress in sailing, why not consider
our 17 week intensive Professional Yachtmaster
Development Programme - taking you from novice to qualified
For more information contact our shore-support team on 023 8033
0999 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Join the yacht in Port Hamble Marina or Gibraltar on 7pm the night before the
start, for a boat briefing so that you are ready to set sail bright
and early on the first morning. Stay on board throughout the 5-days
and return about 4pm on the last day. Maximum 5 crew + instructor
on board. Minimum 3 crew + Instructor.
Monday - Friday courses - meet 7pm on Sunday evening
Wednesday - Sunday courses - meet 7pm on Tuesday
Cost: £549 per
What is included:
Staying on board overnight (please
bring a sleeping bag), all breakfast, lunch and refreshments
onboard from Monday morning, 3 dinners on board. Tuition from an
RYA Instructor, RYA Competent Crew Certificate. Instruction on a
nearly new Oceanis 37. Loan of wet weather gear included and
all boat costs and mooring fees. Sailing Logic operate a
no-hidden extras policy.