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RYA Seamanship Skills
2 days: £230.00
Following Stage 3 you have a choice of Advanced Modules in the RYA National Sailing Scheme. All of these can be run in 2 days, but can take place over a longer period of time. Each course will introduce you to a different type of sailing.
This course gives you a solid foundation for the future and enables you to become much more confident and self-sufficient afloat.
On completion of this course you will have polished and tested your skills and learned to re-solve problems afloat.
The candidate must present logged evidence of at least two season's sailing experience. You will complete the practical elements to a satisfactory level and answer questions on the theory sections. Candidates seeking assessment on coastal waters will demonstrate knowledge from coastal section.
Sailing theory and background
Knows how to recover from total inversion (practical session if possible)
Launching and recovery
Can leave and return to beach, jetty of mooring, including windward and leeward shore
Sailing techniques and manoeuvres
For keel boat sailors
Desirable but not essential items
Understands the importance of: