Training - RYA Instructors

Assistant Dinghy Instructor 13+

This is your first step on the instructor pathway, it is a good insight into how a dinghy instructor works. Those who do this qualification often go on to do there Dinghy Instructor at a later date.
This two day course covers the RYA Method and the skills and values needed to become an instructor.
The Assistant Dinghy Instructor is an in house qualification, meaning you can only teach at the place it was gained.

Members Price

2 days £120.00

Course Dates

16/04/2019 – 17/04/2019 (2 Day)
28/05/2019 – 29/05/2019 (2 Day)

All prices include books and certificates

Dinghy Instructor Course 16+

This course is to train experienced small boat sailors and assess their competence to teach dinghy sailing to adults and children. It assumes candidates are competent and experienced small boat sailors, capable of sailing a dinghy confidently in strong winds and handling small powerboats. Prerequisites for this course are good standard of dinghy sailing, RYA Powerboat Level 2, valid First Aid certificate, as well as RYA Safe and Fun Safeguarding Certificate.
In order to be accepted for training, candidates will have to pass a Pre-Assessment which takes the form of a practical sailing test in a double handed dinghy conducted by an RYA Coach/Assessor.

Members Price

5 days £300.00

Non-members Price

5 days £325.00

Course Dates

October Half Term 21/10/2019 – 25/10/2019

Senior Instructor 18+

Those who have held a Dinghy instructor qualification and are 18+

Please contact the office via email or phone and ask to speak to the Sailing Manager to discuss further.