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RYA Competent Crew course


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RYA Competent Crew course
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Start:San Francisco, CA, USA

Finish:San Francisco, CA, USA

RYA Competent Crew course

Experience living on board and really get to know the boat. Virtually all the course is hands on. You are the crew - without you the sails won't go up and the boat won't be steered.

By the end of the course you should be able to steer, handle sails, keep a lookout, row a dinghy and assist in all the day to day duties on board. You should also have visited some interesting places and had an enjoyable holiday.

Minimum duration: 5 days. Often run over 3 weekends or 3 days plus a weekend. If you have done the Start Yachting course, this course can be completed in 3 or 4 days

Course content: Knowledge of sea terms and parts of a boat, her rigging and sails, sail handling, ropework, fire precautions and fighting, personal safety equipment, man overboard, emergency equipment, meteorology, seasickness, helmsmanship, general duties, manners and customs, rules of the road, dinghies

Ability after the course: Able to steer, handle sails, keep a lookout, row a dinghy and assist in all the day to day routines

The price depends on the place and season. From 750 euro

Events schedule

  • 5-days Competent Crew course





1 Comment

Remy Sharp
Marvin L

Jan 23, 2024, 3:12 AM

is this course avialble?