Corfu Sea School - sailing school Greece
RYA Training Greece 2 yachts
Facebook
Google+
Twitter
YOUTUBE
Royal Yachting Association logo

RYA yacht training courses for sail and power boats in the Greek Islands

start yachting

Required pre-course experience

None 

Duration

2 Days

Price

€490

RYA Start Yachting Practical Sailing Course

Overview

A short introduction to Sail Cruising for complete beginners. By the end of the course you will have experienced steering a yacht, sail handling, rope work and be aware of safety aboard.

Course Content

Introduction to the parts of a yacht, nautical terms, ropework, basic sailing skills, the rules of the road, man overboard recovery, clothing and equipment, emergency equipment and precautions.

Minimum age: None (although students should be large enough to use yacht’s equipment).

Maximum Student to Instructor ratio: 5:1

Method of assessment: Continual assessment by your Instructor, no test or exam.

Ability after the course: Basic knowledge of yachting.

Certificate awarded at end of course: RYA Start Yachting

Holders of the Start Yachting certificate can go on to complete the Competent Crew course in a reduced time of three days or two weekends.

Price includes all tuition, snacks whilst aboard, fuel, mooring fees, use of wet weather gear, and Greek VAT at the appropriate rate. Please note accommodation is not included.