Youth (Optimist) Sailing Programme (For Members only)

This is a course for sailors to achieve Opti-Sailor, Opti-Racer certifications and preparing for National regattas.

Junior Squad
Sunday session
10.00am to 1.00pm

  • $64.20 (4 sessions: Sun only) per month
  • Price inclusive of 7% GST
  • Course fee includes training materials and boat equipment.

Racing Squad

Saturday session –
11.00am to 2.00pm

Sunday session –
10.00am to 1.00pm

  • $64.20 (4 sessions: Sat or Sun) per month
  • $128.40 (8 sessions: Sat & Sun) per month
  • Price inclusive of 7% GST
  • Course fee includes training materials and boat equipment.

Pre-requisite

  • Open to CSC members only.
  • Able to swim at least 50m with a personal flotation device.  
  • Had attained Opti Junior Certification.  
  • Age between 7 to 14 years old.

Ratio

  • 1:10.

Certification

  • Opti Sailor Certification
  • Opti Racer Certification

Equipments

  • All training equipment are provided.

Course Syllabus

  • Five essentials of sailing
  • Racing procedures
  • Launching and recovery
  • Safety
  • Sailing / Racing Rules
  • Sail tuning & Race rigging
  • Tacking & Gybing
  • Man-over-board
  • Boat handling skill
  • Racing practice
  • Sail trimming
  • Understanding weather, tides & current

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