RYA Seamanship Skills

This course develops all the skills you have previously learnt from the Level 2 – Basic Skills and Level 3 – Better Sailing courses, but introduces new sailing techniques and encourages independent thinking in assessing the conditions and executing manoeuvres.

The course will grow your confidence in your ability to make good seamanship decisions in moderate conditions.

The course requires understanding and competence of the level 2 or 3 course.

The ratio of students to instructors will not exceed 3:1. Minimum course duration is approximately 16 hours. The course includes a Seamanship Skills certificate upon satisfactory completion of the syllabus. If this is your first RYA Sailing course, you will be provided with a G4 Sailing Scheme Logbook.

Course dates 2024:  6-7 April; 8-9 June; 20-21 July; 28-29 September

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