SAFE ENJOYABLE LEARNING AFLOAT AND ASHORE SINCE 1974

Start Sailing

  • Course ID: D210
  • Discipline: Dinghy Sailing
  • Level: Level 1

This course introduces elements of all the skills you will need to become a competent sailor. The course takes place in the sheltered safe waters of East Ferry under expert tuition of SailCork instructors.

Accreditation ISA SBSS Start Sailing
Boat SailCork's fleet of dinghies including single handers and safe specially built training boats to fast exhilarating racing dinghies. RS Vision 16, Raider 18, Walker Bay, Topaz, Pico etc.
Length of Course 5 days 10:00-16:30
Objective You will be able to sail in light winds with assistance from your instructor
Location SailCork's base at East Ferry near Cobh in Cork Harbour, with sheltered and safe waters suitable for sailing in all weather. Full facilities including a chartroom for briefings, changing rooms and easy access to the water for dinghies.
Equipment Included Boat. Buoyancy aid. Wetsuit available for hire if required.
What to bring 1. Plenty of warm clothes, hat + change of clothes in a named bag.
Meals Bring a packed lunch and healthy snack and drink for mid morning.
Syllabus

How to sail in all directions. Awareness of launching and recovering.

Course Brands ISA
Tags Dinghy Sailing|Fun|Junior|Youth
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