YA Course - Start Sailing


YA Course - Start Sailing
19 May 2018 09:00 AM  -  4:00 PM 
20 May 2018 09:00 AM  -  4:00 PM 
Organised By Townsville Sailing Club
Event Location Townsville Sailing Club
Invited Classes
Other Information Start Sailing 1 is a course designed for complete beginners aged over 13 years old with adequate swimming ability. The course is part theory and mostly practical on the water exercises. The course cost includes all sailing and safety equipment, as well as 3 months free membership with Townsville Sailing Club, which enables students to hire club boats and practise the skills they have learnt. Discover sailing is a weekend course, running over two consecutive days. Please ensure you have sun protective clothing,reef shoes, hat and sunglasses. The cost of the course is $300, which can be made by bank transfer to: Townsville Sailing Club a/c no: 145465233 BSB: 633-000. We also accept payments by credit card at the Townsville Sailing Club prior to course commencement. Alternatively, you may also make payment via PayPal. including in the notes your name and the course you are paying for. Our PayPal details are: https://www.paypal.me/TSVSailingClub Please note that your place on the course cannot be secured until payment in full has been made.
Contact name Diane Kelsey
Address 3 Mariners Drive

State QLD
Country Australia
Phone 0747721105
Email address townsvillesailingclub@gmail.com
Event website www.townsvillesailing.com
Course Description

This course will cover both Start Sailing 1 and Start Sailing 2. This Course is designed to provide a safe and enjoyable introduction to Dinghy sailing for complete beginners. The Course includes an introduction to fundamental boat handling skills and essential safety knowledge and will enable the participant to safely sail a small boat in light winds without guidance.


Water confident


Course Outcomes

This will allow participants the freedom of sailing dinghies with the guidance of a Yachting Australia Dinghy Instructor

Who should do this Course

This course is recommended to anyone wishing to learn to sail an off the beach sailing Dinghy

Type of Event Training Course
Level of Event All
Category of Event Education
Event ID86495
Area ID302
Course ID2433

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