Adult Dinghy Sailing Course

Introduction to basic sailing in Laser Pico / Byte

Course Duration

  • 4 full-day (2 Sat & 2 Sun) / 10.00am – 5.00pm or
    customized sessions can be arranged.

Cost

  • $385.20 (Member) / $524.30 (Non-Member)
     Price inclusive of 7% GST
     Course fee includes Start Sailing Book & certification.

Pre-requisite

  • Open to CSC members & non-members.
  • Able to swim at least 50m without a personal flotation device.
  • Minimum age of 14 years old.

Ratio

  • 1:6 (Minimum of 4 students to start the course).

Certification

  • Certificate of Participation

Equipments

  • All training equipments are provided.

Course Syllabus

  • Safety precautions
  • Parts of the boat and their usage
  • Points of sail
  • Simple Sailing knots
  • Rigging & De-rigging
  • Basic boat handling
  • Heave-to
  • Getting out of irons
  • Launching and recovery
  • Capsize recovery
  • Man over-board drill
  • General knowledge of weather, tides & current


2017 Course Dates

  • Feb 18, 19, 25 & 26
  • Mar 18, 19, 25 & 26
  • Apr 22, 23, 29 & 30
  • May 20, 21, 27 & 28
  • Jun 17, 18, 24 & 25
  • Jul 22, 23, 29 & 30
  • Aug 19, 20, 26 & 27
  • Sep 16, 17, 23 & 24
  • Oct 21, 22, 28 & 29
  • Nov 18, 19, 25 & 26

Terms and Conditions

  • Arrangement can be made for groups with a minimum of 4 participants on requested dates.
  • Arrangement is subject to the availability of the instructor
  • Full payment shall be made 2 weeks before course date to secure a seat.

Upon completion of the course, members are allowed to charter club boats for recreational sailing.

For booking, please download the Registration formand return the duly-completed form via fax:6542 4235 or email: [email protected] to the Office for confirmation.