Keelboat Competent Crew Course

The course assumes you have some sailing experience and are looking to move into keelboat sailing. At the end of the course you will be familiar with all the workings of a keelboat in action, the sailing area, mooring, docking and all the jobs aboard. This is a basic course that trains applicants to become a competent keelboat crew.

Course Duration
  • 4 full-day sessions (2 Sat & 2 Sun) / 10.00am – 5.00pm or
    customized sessions can be arranged.
  • $406.60 (Member) / $535.00 (Non-Member)
    Price inclusive of 7% GST
    Course fee includes course material & certification.
  • Open to CSC members & non-members.
  • Able to swim at least 50m without a personal flotation device.
  • Completed a Basic Sailing Course (Dinghy)
  • Minimum age of 15 years old.
  • 1:4 (Minimum of 2 students to start the course).
  • Level 1 Competent Crew Certification from SingaporeSailing.
  • All training equipment are provided.
Course Syllabus
  • Parts of the boats and its usage
  • Basic Meteorology awareness
  • Personal safety equipments
  • Sailing Theory
  • Tropical Condition (Safety)
  • Ability to assist getting boat underway, dock & pick up mooring
  • Man-Overboard recovery
  • Ropeworks
  • Understanding the usage of VHF radios
  • Rules of the Road
  • Fire prevention & protection
  • Familiar with anchoring procedures
2020 Course Dates

  • 7, 8, 14 & 15 November
  • 5, 6, 12 & 13 December
  • Arrangement can be made for groups with a minimum of 4 participants on requested dates and the availability of the instructor.
  • Full payment shall be made 2 weeks before course date to secure a seat.
  • Changi Sailing Club reserves the right to cancel specific sessions due to lack of participation.

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