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RYA Basic Skills (Level 2)

Course Overview

On completion of this course, you will have a basic knowledge of sailing and sailing in light winds without an instructor on board.


Click here for 2024 training price list  (Two day RYA Sailing Course)


29th-30th July

Evening course 17:30-21:00, Wednesday nights June 26th-July 24th

Pre Requirements

It will be assumed that every student starting this course has already mastered the practical skills and absorbed the background knowledge required for start sailing.


Each day will start at 9am and finish at 4pm

What’s included

You will be able to use one of our club boats, normally a zest for single handers and a venture  or laser 2000 for double handers.

What to bring

Make sure you have the appropriate clothing for the weather. A wetsuit is encouraged, footwear you’re happy to get wet, layers if it’s cold, sun cream and a hat if it’s not and a buoyancy aid. Alternatively, the buoyancy aid can be rented from the club for a small fee.


During the summer, the snack bar will be open to purchase snacks, drinks, and lunch. The restaurant will also be open for dinner in the evenings.


Our Dunes and Stocker accommodation blocks offer a range of different rooms. From our admiral’s cabin through to the cadets’, there will be something suitable for everyone.


We have a large carpark onsite and down our causeway. However, if you are in a motorhome you will have to find alternative parking for overnight stays.