01752 493377 school@plymsail.co.uk www.plymsail.co.uk

PLYMOUTH SAILING SCHOOL

EVENING CLASSES 2016   (6 - 8.30pm)

 

If you do not have time to dedicate a whole week to gaining your NAVIGATION Theory qualification, why not sign up for our evening classes? The course is broken down into two-and-a-half hour classes and they run from the first week of OCTOBER to the beginning of December, it beats sitting in front of the TV on dark evenings and it means that you will be ready for the practical stuff when the sun comes out again!

FINISHED BY CHRISTMAS! It is the quick format again this year: two evenings a week. Our instructors have years of teaching experience and in our base at Yacht Haven Quay, we have modern, fully equipped class rooms. We are easily accessible from town, South Hams or A 38!

DAYSKIPPER THEORY

Day Skipper theory is the same for both Power and Sail. It is the next progression for those who have completed the RYA Competent Crew or those who have some previous boating experience. This is a foundation course in seamanship, navigation, safety and met...

Course syllabus includes: Introduction to basic navigation, chartwork, use of gps/chart plotter, passage planning, position fixing, pilotage, tidal heights & tidal streams Safety, including collision regulations, distress and safe practices. General boat knowledge, including rope and anchor work & Met...

Tuesday and Thursday evenings (1800-2030) from OCT 4th. The course fee is: £350 inc VAT and this includes the books and charts which would cost: £42.

 

YACHTMASTER THEORY

 YACHTMASTER theory is the same for both Power and Sail. It is the next progression for those who have completed the RYA DAYSKIPPER THEORY or those who have a lot of previous boating experience and equivalent knowledge to dayskipper theory.. This is an ADVANCED course for people in charge of a yacht sailing Offshore.

Course syllabus includes: Advanced navigation including paper chartwork and waypoint route planning with electronic chart plotters. Channel crossings,advanced pilotage, stability, electronic navaids, plus everything expected for Yachtmaster exam candidates.

 

Monday and Wednesday evenings (1800-2030) from OCT 3rd. The course fee is: £350 inc VAT and this includes the books and charts which would cost: £42.

 

To enrol please call or e mail us as soon as you can since places are limited.

Plymouth Sailing School, Yacht Haven Quay, Breakwater Road, Plymouth. PL9 7HJ  Tel: 01752 493377

school@plymsail.co.uk