Goyt Valley, Peak District National Park 01298 25641 info@errwoodsailing.co.uk
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The club is an RYA Training School and runs internationally recognised courses throughout the year. The club places a great emphasis on tuition.  

The courses we offer cover all abilities, from beginner sailing to advanced modules, safety boat training, Instructor and First Aid courses. 

Even without committing yourself to a course there are always experienced sailors on hand who will be happy to give you helpful advice on tuning and sailing your boat.

Below is an outline of the courses that we offer

Adult Beginner Courses

Youth Beginner Courses

RYA Level 1 - Start Sailing RYA Stage 1
RYA Level 2 - Basic Skills RYA Stage 2
  RYA Stage 3
  RYA Stage 4

Advanced Modules


RYA Seamanship RYA Power Boat Level 1
RYA Start Racing RYA Power Boat Level 2
RYA Sailing With Spinnakers RYA Safety Boat 
RYA Performance Sailing  


RYA First Aid  
RYA Dinghy Instructor  
RYA Assistant Dinghy Instructor  

Overview of the RYA Youth Dinghy Scheme

Overview of the RYA Adult Dinghy Scheme

Overview of the RYA Powerboat Scheme

 Club fleet available to members

  • 4 Laser Pico's (1-3 people, beginner)
  • 2 Laser Bahia's (2-4 people, beginner-advanced)
  • 1 RS Topaz (1 person, beginner)
  • 6 Optimists (1-2 children, beginner)
  • 2 Mirrors (1-2 people, beginner)
  • 4 GP's (2- 4 people, beginner-intermediate)
  • 2 Laser 1's (1 person, intermediate-advanced)

The club fleet is free to be used by members, however we do encourage new sailors to seek guidance when rigging the two-man boats as the rigging system differs sligthly from single handed boats.

We will endeavour to offer refunds if the course is cancelled by Errwood Sailing Club.