RYA National Sailing Scheme Courses (designed for over 16’s)

Level 1 – Start sailing

The aim of this course is to give you an introduction to sailing. At Snettisham we have the flexibility of running courses on the gravel pit and on the sea. Where conditions are suitable we try to give you experience of sailing in both environments. The course usually runs over about 16hrs and we offer the flexibility of evening courses run over 6 weeks or weekend courses.

 

Date Time
Sat 28th – Sun 29th April 2018 12:30 – 20:30
Sat 26th – Sun 27th May 2018 11:00 – 19:00
Tues 5, 12, 19,  & 26 June  3 & 10 July 2018 09:15 – 11:45
Sat 18th – Sun 19th August 2018 09:00 – 17:00
Sat 22nd   – Sun 23rd September 2018 12:30 – 20:30

Level 2 – Basic skills

By the end of this course you should be able to rig, launch sail and recover your boat without input from an instructor. If you are looking to hire a boat either at Snettisham or elsewhere this is generally the level of competence required. At Snettisham we offer this course over a weekend or an evening course run over 6 weeks.

Date Time
Sat 14th – Sun 15th April 2018 11:30 – 19:30
Sat 28th – Sun 29th April 2018 12:30 – 20:30
Sat 14th July 2018
Sun 15th July 2018
07:00 – 15:00
07:30 – 15:30
Sat 21st – Sun 22nd July 2018 08:00 – 16:00
Sat 1st – Sun 2nd September 2018 08:30 – 16:30

Level 3 – Better sailing

This course is designed for sailors who want to build on skills learnt at level 2 and have an introduction into some of the more advanced modules of the RYA national sailing scheme. This course is generally run on the sea over a weekend.

 

Date Time
Sat 22nd – Sun 23rd September 2018 11:30 – 19:30
Sat 6th – Sun 7th October 2018 11:00 – 19:00

If none of these dates are suitable for you please contact us as we may be able to schedule additional courses.

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