RYA Instructor Courses
RYA Assistant Dinghy Instructor 13+
A first step on the instructor pathway, this two-day course gives a good insight into how a dinghy instructor works and covers the RYA Method and the skills and values needed to become an instructor. This is an in house qualification, meaning you can only teach at the place it was gained.
Those who do this qualification often go on to do their Dinghy Instructor at a later date.
- Members Price: 2 days £120.00
- Course Dates : Please contact the office (01243 512400)
RYA 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: a 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: TBC
RYA Senior Instructor 18+
We offer advanced courses for those who have successfully completed the Dinghy Instructor Course and have the prerequisite experience. Please contact Ryan for more details.
Last updated 11:22 on 28 November 2023