RYA/MCA Competent Crew Practical
No previous experience required
During this essential introductory course, you will build a solid foundation in the correct RYA procedures, including personal safety, seamanship and helmsmanship that will equip you with all you need to be a useful crew member. Not only will this course teach you about sails but you will also learn how to come into the harbour and moor. You’ll also be exposed to sailing terminology and learn a number of safety techniques.
What you’ll learn:
- Nautical terms
- Parts of a boat, her rigging & sails
- Sail handling
- Fire precautions and fighting
- Personal safety equipment
- Man overboard procedures
- Emergency equipment
- Manners and customs
- Rules of the road
- Helmsmanship and sailing
- General duties
Duration: 5 days
Total course fee: R7 150
- RYA certificate.
- Your personal RYA logbook.
- Food, accommodation and use of wet weather gear during the practical live-aboard week on the yacht.
Contact us now for course dates and availability.
Once you have completed your RYA Competent Crew Practical, the next step is the RYA Day Skipper Theory
Terms and Conditions apply. We reserve the right to change course content, dates and prices.