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BCYC RYA Sailing Basics (level 2 ) - Register Interest
Wed, 1 Jan 2020, 09:30 – Thu, 2 Jan 2020, 16:00 GMT
RYA Sailing Basics RYA level 2 - Please register your interest
BCYC has scheduled a number of RYA Start Sailing (level 1) courses - but does not know what demand there is for the sailing basics (level 2) course
BCYC needs to plan its courses and would like you to register your interest in attending and RYA sailing basics (level 2) on dates to be set thoughout 2017 once demand is known
A three day course, RYA Sailing Basics (Level 2) is for anyone who can sail under instruction (RYA level 1) and want to progress to sailing independantly.
The course follows the RYA start sailing syllabus and aims at developing confidence and competence of the participants to sail on all points of sailing and to be able to rig, launch, recover and pack away the boat safely and correctly.
The course takes place using club training boats with certified RYA instructors.
The Boats can be hired by BCYC members once certification (RYA level 2) is achieved.
What Do I Need to Go Sailing?
Participants should have completed RYA level 1, or be returning to sailing following a long break. If in doubt about your ability, a taster session an be booked with an expereinced instructor who can assess and recommend the correct course for you.
Contact email@example.com to organise a taster session.
The course provides all equipment that you will need, wetsuits, bouyancy aid and spray jacket. In the summer, a change of clothes with waterproofs or shorts can be worn - subject to the weather conditions.
You will need to provide shoes that can get wet (training shoes or pumps will do) and a towel. The club has lockable changing rooms and hot showers. Teas an coffees and be purchased at the club and there is food available on a Sunday. Most participants bring a packed lunch
The course runs from 09:30 to 17:00 each day.
How Much Will it Cost?
The three day course costs £240 for the general public and £180 for BCYC members. In addition if you would like to purchase an RYA logbook - these can be obtained on the day for £7
Payment can be by Cheque or bank transfer - you will be sent Payment Instructions by E mail