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.

Covid 19: We have taken special measures and because of that we may start and finish in  Regatta Center Medemblik.


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 2021:

Mar 26 – Mar 28 Jul 30 – Aug 01
Apr 09 – Apr 11 Aug 13 – Aug 15
Apr 23 – Apr 25 Aug 27 – Aug 29
May 07 – May 09 Sep 10 – Sep 12
May 21 – May 23
Sep 24 – Sep 26
Jun 04 – Jun 06 Oct 08 – Oct 10
Jun 18 – Jun 20 Oct 22 – Oct 24
Jul 02 – Jul 04
Jul 16 – Jul 18