A Course for taking the complete novice to becoming a useful crew member on board a small sailing yacht .
No experience required
Training done at Royal Cape Yacht Club and Yachtport SA, Saldanha Bay
We provide the transport
Next dates available:
4-8 March 2019 – 2 places
11-15 March 2019 – 2 places
Contact us urgently to secure your place.
- Knowledge of sea terms and parts of a boat, her rigging and sails
- Sails & Sail handling
- Rope work
- Fire precautions and fighting
- Personal safety equipment
- Man overboard
- Emergency equipment
- Manners and customs
- General duties
- Night Sailing
- Living afloat
- 100 nautical miles and 4 night hours
R8,000.00 – 5 days on board
Including meals and accommodation
Including transport from Cape Town to Saldanha Bay
Accommodation on board the yacht
Meals provided whilst on board
Use of Foul Weather Gear
RYA Competent Crew Certificate
RYA personal logbook
Your accommodation the night before and after the course.
(After booking your course we will send you a course program and recommended accommodation and transport arrangements).