SAFE ENJOYABLE LEARNING AFLOAT AND ASHORE SINCE 1974

Taste of Yachting - Youth

  • Course ID: Y210
  • Discipline: Yachting
  • Level: Competent Crew

This course is for young people aged 13-17 who wish to try yacht sailing. The session is geared towards fun and is a gentle introduction to sailing and the wonderful Cork Harbour.

Accreditation -
Length of Course Eight hours.
Objective Gain an appreciation of what yacht sailing entails.
Location Cork Harbour
Equipment Included The Boat has full safety equipment, all nav. aids and powerful engines. The safety equipment includes lifejackets and harnesses for each crew member. Waterproofs are available on request.
What to bring Warm clothes, rain proof jacket and pants, sea boots or runners.
Meals Snacks and drinks at break time. Delicious home cooked lunch served on board.
Syllabus

Basic knowledge of sea terms. Introduction to steering. Introduction to sail handling. Introduction to ropework. Demonstration of navigation and pilotage.

Course Brands Wild Atlantic Way
Tags Yacht Sailing. Yachtmaster. Cork Harbour. Navigation. Holy Grounder.
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