Overview

  • Duration: 3  days – (* a minimum of 4 students required to run this course)
  • Price: Contact 031 307 7944 or Karen on 060 505 5760 or email bookings@yachtsman.co.za for more information.
  • Required Experience:
    None or limited sailing.

This is the best starting point for the person who has very little or no sailing experience. It will give you an excellent sailing foundation and a fun-filled three days!

Course Curriculum

The Yacht Hand course introduces the beginner to sailing. Following the SA Sailing syllabus, you will learn all about sea terms, sails, ropes work, fire precautions, safety at sea, man overboard techniques, distress signals, weather, rules of the road and helmsmanship.

Certification:

  • Offshore Sailing Academy Yacht Hand Certificate
  • SA Sailing Yacht Hand Course Completion Certificate