Introduction to Sailing $200  
 

First few hours you will learn the following:

Nautical Terms and Definitions
Parts of the boat
Gear and Equipment
Rules of the road
Sailing techniques
Safety guidelines

Then we'll take 30 minutes break for a lunch
After lunch you will study how to handle the boat under the sails.
You will learn techniques of

Beating
Reaching and running
Tacking and gybing
Heading up
Bearing away
Luffing and heaving to

Appropriate commands and responses
Essential nautical knots

The course comprises approximately 7 hours (10am 5pm) , of which 3 hours are on the land, with the balance "on the water".


Course fee $200.00 (printouts included)