RYA Seamanship Skills: Course 1

Course Type

RYA Seamanship Skills

Dates Run

Friday Evenings: June 27 - July 4 - 11 - 18 - 25 - Aug 1 - 8


Fri 27 Jun 2014 06:30pm - 09:00pm
Fri 04 Jul 2014 06:30pm - 09:00pm
Fri 11 Jul 2014 06:30pm - 09:00pm
Fri 18 Jul 2014 06:30pm - 09:00pm
Fri 25 Jul 2014 06:30pm - 09:00pm
Fri 01 Aug 2014 06:30pm - 09:00pm
Fri 08 Aug 2014 06:30pm - 09:00pm


Please see individual courses for details

Course Fee

£100 per person

Course Code

RYA Seamanship Skills: Course 1

Course Description

Sailors completing this course will have a more rounded understanding of manoeuvres and sailing theory. The course builds confidence in getting on the water to dealing with adverse circumstances. It is highly practical with on and off the water exercises covering heaving to, reefing afloat, towing, and anchoring.

Important sailing theory, terminology and regulations are covered, along with the intricacies of meteorology and understanding weather forecasts.

Previous Experience

Completion of Adult RYA Level 2 (Basic Skills) or Youth Stage 3 certificate


Members £110 per person

Non Members £180 per person

Boats Used


Next Steps

Please see the Related Pages section for further information on other stages you can take.

Booking Information

To book a place on a course please call Marie Stanbrook on 01629 540609, email her or visit the Club in person (Wednesday to Sunday).

Alternative Course Dates

Sorry there are no alternative dates for this event.