Course Content: This is the first step on the RYA ladder to become a competent sailor. The course is almost identical to the old RYA syllabus and doesn’t require any previous experience. The course covers
- Sailing in a triangle
- Basic understanding of 5 essentials
- Rigging and Launching
- Basic sailing
- Capsize drill
This course is suitable for anyone who is looking for a safe and enjoyable introduction to sailing. If you have never sailed before or are looking for a refresher course because your last sail feels like a long time ago, then this is the course for you.
Kit and Clothing
Swansea Watersports provides clothing including wetsuits, buoyancy aids, however you are very welcome to bring your own if you wish. Please bring along an old pair of trainers to wear in the water.