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  23 Marieville Esp, Sandy Bay TAS 7005  03 6223 1977

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RYA Start Yachting – Day 1 (Booked Out)

January 5 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Members $375 / Non Members $420

A short introduction to sailing for complete beginners.
By the end of the course you will have experienced steering a yacht, sail
handling, rope-work and will be aware of safety on board.
Holders of the Start Yachting certificate can go on to complete the
Competent Crew course in a reduced time of an additional three days.
PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE
This course assumes that you have no prior knowledge of sailing.
SYLLABUS
This course will cover basics of the yacht, rope-work, getting underway,
rules of the road, man overboard recovery, clothing and equipment,
emergency equipment and precautions, and meteorology.
COURSE DURATION
To gain the RYA Start Yachting certificate requires attending a 2 day
course, which is normally run over a weekend.
WHAT TO BRING
You will need to bring warm clothing, thermals, spray jacket, nonmarking
shoes, sailing gloves, cap, beanie and sun block.
An inflatable PFD yoke and harness is provided.

Details

Date:
January 5
Time:
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Organiser

Derwent Sailing Squadron (SailTrain)
Phone:
03 6223 1977
Email:
admin@dssinc.org.au
Website:
dssinc.org.au

Venue

Derwent Sailing Squadron
23 Marieville Esplanade
Sandy Bay, Tasmania 7005 Australia
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Phone:
03 6223 1977