These courses are to plan to sail at home and abroad. The syllabus includes crew and boat preparation, destination research including pilotage, chartwork and shoreside. Navigational planning- including chartwork, tide work, best routes and alternative destinations. Met. information before and during the trip, safety aspects, customs and legal requirements.
Spring Courses 2019
March 13th - Cork to the Mizen
March 20th - Beyond the Mizen
March 27th - Hidden Cork Harbour
April 3rd - The Scilly Isles
April 10th - Tips on how to Charter abroad.
If you would like a special course to your chosen destination we can run a course for you and your crew - aboard your boat or at our chartroom at East Ferry Marina.
|Length of Course||Each session will be run from 19:30 to 22:00.|
|Location||Royal Cork Yacht Club Crosshaven (unless otherwise noted)|
|What to bring||Notebook biro - any info you have on the area. A tablet if you have the relevant charts.|
|Pre Course||Participants should have an understanding of plotting courses and calculating tides - especially suited to those who have|