Beginners Introduction to Dinghy Sailing – 3 Day Course
If you always wanted to learn how to sail a dinghy but you never had the chance or courage to do so, this course is for you.
Our three day beginners course in dinghy sailing skills will transform your approach to sailing and water based activities. You will be learning the names of the different points of sails, how to steer and set a course, how to trim the sails, balance the boat and use the daggerboard. On top of this, there will be the opportunity to learn about the water traffic rules, the mooring techniques for small boats, some essential rope work and how to use knots and mooring lines effectively.
Our instructors are friendly and experienced, they will help you along and teach you how to read the signs of the weather and tides and how to risk assess each sailing day in order to be prepared and safe on the water.
What is included: safety equipment, practical course notes
Course duration: 3 days
Course dates 2021
21 – 23 May
2 – 4 July
2 – 4 Aug
17 – 19 Aug
1 – 3 Sept