View our calendar of accredited courses, workshops, and social nights below.
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VIRTUAL RACING REGATTA
Tuesday 28th April 2020 – start at 1800 FREE
- Maximum 20 persons
- Logan and Gardo
- Email us for logo details and prior acess to the Sailing School training course
May 24th $395
A one-day course giving you an understanding of radar as an aid to navigation and collision avoidance.
Cruising boats increasingly have radar on board. The International Regulations for the Prevention of Collisions at Sea state that if you have a radar, you must know how to use it.
ANYTIME $90 Per hour
- Any sailing subject
- available on hourly basis with an Instructor
- $90 per hour (minimum 2 hours)
RYA ESSENTIAL NAVIGATION AND SEAMANSHIP
June 13th & 14th
July 4th & 5th
A great introduction to navigation and safety awareness for new or inexperienced skippers and crew, and those wanting to refresh their skills. This certificate with your Keelboat Start Helming allows you to get the NSW Power Boat Licence without addition exam.
RYA COASTAL SKIPPER / YACHTMASTER OFFSHORE THEORY
May 22nd – 24th & 29th – 31st
July 10th – 14th (5days), 8:30am to 4:30pm
Advanced training for more experienced skippers building on the Day Skipper course. This course equips you to navigate safely on coastal and offshore passages.
Sunday 24th May 2020 $355
You will gain the confidence to navigate by radar in conditions of restricted visibility and the knowledge to interpret what you are seeing on your radar screen.
- Setting up and using the set effectively as a navigation aid and for collision avoidance
- 1 day course Virtual
- Course kit included.
RYA DAY SKIPPER THEORY
May 8th – 10th & 15th – 17th
June 5th – 9th (5 days), 8:30am to 4:30pm
This is held over two weekends Friday evenings and Saturday and Sunday via Zoom
There are 17 sections in the syllabus ranging from understanding nautical terminology to calculating tides and tidal streams.
RYA YACHTMASTER OCEAN THEORY
July 24th to 28th (5 days), 8:30am – 5pm
Online Live Stream Classroom via Zoom with RYA Yachtmaster Ocean Instructor
Includes course pack express posted on booking.
Unravel the mysteries of astro navigation, using a sextant, ocean passage making, worldwide meteorology and electronic navigation aids.
This course is for those aspiring to blue water cruising and is ideal for holders of the Yachtmaster Offshore certificate who are preparing for their first ocean passage.Topics covered include:The earth and the celestial sphere, practical guide to use and care of sextant at sea, meridian altitudes, sun, star and other sights, ocean passage planning
Prior to the course your navigation skills should be at the standard of the Coastal Skipper/Yachtmaster Offshore shorebased course.
If you are working towards your Yachtmaster Ocean Certificate of Competence, completion of this shorebased course exempts you from the written exam.