Client: Beginners to Sail Cruising
Dates: July 12-13, August 29-30 2016
Info: Two day live aboard.
The RYA Start Yachting course is a live-aboard 2 day course, intended as a short introduction to sailing for complete beginners. By the end of the course you will have experienced steering a yacht, sail handling, ropework and be aware of safety on board.
Holders of the Start Yachting certificate can go on to complete the Competence Crew course in a reduced time of three days or two weekends.
Course topics include:
- The yacht
- rules of the road
- man overboard recovery
- clothing and equipment
- emergency equipment and precautions
Ability after the course: Basic knowledge of yachting.
If you need a room before and after the course, we have negotiated a special Discovery Sailing room rate for your convenience. If you would like to book a room using our Discovery rate, please call or email Karen Corkin at 902-627-3361 or at karen.corkin@