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