The aim of this course is to enable students to sail a small yacht competently and to gain confidence so that sailing is both safe and enjoyable.
This program runs for three Thursday nights of theory and five Saturday mornings of on the water training, under the guidance of experienced and certified Yachting Victoria instructors and experienced sailing members of the Club.
The minimum age for this program is 12, and you must be able to swim 50 metres. For children 7 to 12 we provide a TACKERS training program.
The 2016-17 course consists of:
- Theory sessions: 3 x Thursdays – 3, 10 17 November (7:30pm – 9:45pm)
- On-the-water training: 5 x Saturdays – 5, 12, 26 November, 3, 10 December (8:30am – 12:30pm)
Note: Saturday 17 December is held in reserve in case we have unsatisfactory weather conditions on one of the other dates.