Advanced Dinghy Instructor

  • Course ID: C117
  • Discipline: Dinghy Sailing
  • Level: Advanced Instructor

Combination of any 2 of Kites & Wires Instructor, Club Racing Instructor or Adventure Sailing Instructor.

Accreditation ISA Advanced Dinghy Instructor
Boat ISA Sail fleet Topaz Duo and SailCork fleet of RS Vision 16, Raider 18, Walker Bay, Topaz etc.
Length of Course 5 Days
Objective You will be trained and prepared for the role of the Advanced Sailing Instructor including being able to deliver the syllabus of Advanced Boat Handling and two of Kites & Wires, Adventure or Racing.
Location SailCork's base at East Ferry near Cobh in Cork Harbour, with waters suitable for sailing in all weather. Full facilities including a chartroom for briefings, changing rooms and easy access to the water for dinghies.
What to bring Your personal sailing gear, suitable for dinghy sailing in all conditions. Buoyancy aid. Notebook and pen. Whistle and knife. Books including RYA Dinghy Instructor Handbook G14, RYA Dinghy Sailing Advanced Handbook G12, RYA Start Sailing G3, Up to date Personal Logbook (ISA Dinghy Logbook or RYA equivalent). All books available in SailCork shop (click here)
Meals Bring a packed lunch as well as snack and drink for mid morning.

KITES & WIRES: Application and practice of instruction skills learned in Dinghy Instructor course in the setting of Kites & Wires. CLUB RACING: Principals of learning, coaching theory & practice, presentation skills, session planning, delivery, & evaluation, assessment techniques, safety, ethics, regatta and race preparation, Boat preparation, Care & Maintenance, Rules, Strategies & Tactics, Tech. ADVENTURE SAILING: Application and practice of instruction skills learned in Dinghy Instructor course. Additional modules to include Navigation, Passage Planning & Passage Making, Maintenance and care.

Pre Course See pre-course requirements for Adventure, Kites & Wires or Racing as appropriate.
Course Brands ISA
Tags Dinghy Sailing|Instructor|Professional

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Jo, we are back home in the States with wonderful memories of our travels in Ireland.  Tops among those memories, say the boys, are the 5 days of sailing with SailCork.  At dinner with friends, last night each of them described it as their absolute favorite part of the trip.  So thanks to you, Eddie, and everyone there, but especially their young instructor whose name I don't know how to spell!  Calad, Kalid, Cal Ed?  Anyone, the loved it and learned plenty.  I'll keep looking out for that email from, what, "" or whatever it is.  

All the best.


Davie Schein

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