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A summary of the courses/sessions offered at Netley Sailing Club.

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Development Training

Course Details:

An opportunity to get out on the water under the guidance and leadership of our very own teenage instructors. Each session, our young members will take part in multiple activities, including windsurfing, dinghy sailing, SUPing and/ or kayaking. Exact activities will be selected based on conditions on the day.

Special requirements:

Parents should be expected to muck in and/ or be assigned tasks throughout the session such as getting boats rigged and derigged, launching and recovery and any other areas they can assist.

Course duration: 3hrs

No. of participants: 24

Age: 8 - 14yrs

Cost: £5


Netley Nippers

Course Details:

Provide an opportunity for youngsters to enjoy the water and activities around it in a safe and fun environment.

Special requirements:

Parents are expected to muck in and help with getting boats rigged and derigged, launching and recovery and any other areas they can assist.

Parents should be equipped to be in/ on the water with the youngsters

Course duration: 2hrs

No. of participants: 6

Age: 6 8yrs

Cost: £5


Improver & Youth Race Training

Course Details:

This course is for our Netley Youth Sailors wishing to improve their racing skills and help with their transition into 29ers for those who want to go down that route.

Depending upon numbers each week the training will be carried out in Fevas, Lasers or similar single handers and 29ers.

Special requirements: People attending should be at least RYA Level 4 or equivalent standard, familiar with using spinnakers and have competed at least once or twice in Netley Club Racing.

Ideally attendees should have their own boat or access to a boat preferably Feva, Laser or similar singlehanded boat or a 29er

Course duration: 4hrs

No. of participants: 24

Age: 8+

Cost: £5


Fast Youth Race Training

Course Details:

This course is for our Netley Youth Sailors wishing to improve their 29er skills

Special requirements:

Ideally attendees should have their own boat or access to a boat - preferably. If you don't please contact Training@netleysc.co.uk first to confirm if they can team you up with someone

Course duration: 4hrs

No. of participants: 24

Age: 12+

Cost: £5


Junior RYA Stages 1&2

Course Details:

Stage 1 - For complete beginners and covers a basic understanding of how a boat sails, with some experience of steering and handling the boat.

Stage 2 - Builds on this and will cover sailing a shallow triangle course, points of sail and tacking. Please expect to cover one of these stages in the 2 days.

Suitable for - Complete beginners

Course Content - Launching and recovery, steering, parts of the boat, basic sailing

Ability after the course - Able to steer and understand basic principles

Special requirements: None

Course duration: Weekend

No. of participants: 10

Age: 8 - 15

Cost: £50


Junior RYA Stages 3&4

Course Details:

Stage 3 - teaches students to use all points of sail as well as starting to demonstrate the 5 essentials in their sailing. Rigging, launching and sailing in any direction. Equivalent to Level 2 in the National Sailing Scheme.

Course Content - Rigging, launching and recovery, sailing techniques, capsize recovery, sailing theory

Ability after the course - Able to launch and sail a dinghy around a triangle in moderate conditions

Stage 4 - Sail a double handed boat as crew or helm, and solve a variety of problems afloat. optional if Stage 3 was taken in a double hander

Course Content - Rigging, launching and recovery, sailing techniques and manoeuvres in crewed boats, recovering a man overboard

Ability after the course - Can Launch and return to a beach, jetty or mooring, and sail a crewed dinghy around a triangle in moderate conditions

Special requirements :

Stage 3 requirements - Junior sailors who have achieved Stage 2 and have had plenty of time on the water to hone their skills.

Stage 4 requirements -Junior sailors with up to and including the Stage 3 course.

Course duration: Weekend

No. of participants: 10

Age: 8 - 15

Cost: £50


Youth Week

Course details :

A fun filled 4 days of sailing and water based activities followed by a regatta

Special requirements :

An adult responsible for the child must be onsite at all times

Course duration: 5 days

No. of participants: 72

Age: 8 - 15

Cost: £90


RYA Safety Boat

Course details : Preparation, boat handling, dinghy rescue, windsurfer rescue, kayak or canoe rescue (can be covered as theory), towing, end-of-day procedures, safety, suitability of craft, local factors, communication, rescuing other water users

Special requirements : Basic understanding of sailing boats and windsurfers. RYA Powerboat Level 2 Powerboat Handling certificate must be held prior to this course.

Course duration: Weekend

No. of participants: 6

Age: 16+

Cost: £50


RYA Powerboat Level 2

Course details :

This two-day course provides the skills and background knowledge needed to drive a powerboat and is the basis of the International Certificate of Competence.

Special requirements: None

Course duration: Weekend

No. of participants: 6

Age: 16+

Cost £50


Windsurfing Instructor Course

Course details : 5 day course to gain RYA windsurfing instructor Qualification

Special requirements:

Course duration: Week

No. of participants: 10

Age: 16+

Cost: £TBC


Assistant Instructor Course

Course details :

Special requirements: 2 days pre course training required in advance of the 2 day course.

Course duration: Week

No. of participants: 10

Age: 14+

Cost: £TBC

Last updated 11:54 on 30 June 2022

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