YA Course - Start Sailing


YA Course - Start Sailing
17 Feb 2018 09:00 AM  -  4:00 PM 
18 Feb 2018 09:00 AM  -  4:00 PM 
Organised By Townsville Sailing Club
Event Location Townsville Sailing Club
Invited Classes
Other Information The course will be conducted on the Strand, near Tobruk pool. It 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. It includes 3 months free membership with Townsville Sailing Club. Discover sailing runs over two consecutive days. Please ensure you have sun protective clothing,reef shoes, hat, sunscreen and sunglasses. Please note it is STINGER season - stinger protection clothing must be worn. Cost including sailing and safety equipment, tuition and log book is $300. EFT payments can be made to: Townsville Sailing Club a/c no: 145465233 BSB: 633-000 Or alternatively credit card payments can be taken at the Club prior to commencement of course. Family discounts apply. Minimum and maximum number of students.
Contact name Diane Kelsey
Address 3 Mariners Drive

State QLD
Country Australia
Phone 07 47721105
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 ID84099
Area ID302
Course ID2433

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