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Jul
14
Sat
2018
July Competent Crew Plus
Jul 14 @ 9:00 am – Jul 15 @ 4:00 pm

Have you recently completed your RYA Competent Crew course, and would like to gain some more experience before attending your RYA Day Skipper practical?

Perhaps you attended your RYA Competent Crew course a few years ago and need to refresh your skill?

The Equinox Competent Crew Plus course could just be what your looking for.

Equinox Competent Crew Plus Course Content

Spend a weekend refreshing your RYA Competent Crew skills with a qualified RYA Instructor.
Iif your are looking to bridge the gap between RYA Competent Crew and RYA Day Skipper the learn some new skills:-
Piloting in and out of harbours
Anchoring under engine
Picking up a mooring buoy under engine
Basic berthing and un-berthing.
Join the boat on Friday evening meet your instructor and crew, ready to leave on Saturday morning to get a full weekend on the water.

Useful literature
The RYA Day Skipper course notes, is a useful book both during the course and as an aid memoir after your course, and can be purchased for £10 please let us know when you are booking.  We also have a section on sail handling that contains some worksheets you might find useful.

We now have RYA Competent Crew Course Material and RYA Day Skipper Course Material that you may find useful.

After your course
You will will have refreshed your basic sailing skills and practised some new skills that will help you complete your RYA Day Skipper practical course.

Previous experience required RYA Competent Crew
Duration 2 days
Cost £235
Meals ashore and mooring fees, which are split between the students, are not included.

Available dates

Booking Form

Included on course
RYA accredited instructor, accommodation on board, gas, diesel, breakfast and lunch each day.

To enable you to fully enjoy the course, you will require wet weather gear; a sleeping bag and pillow will also be required. Refer to our comprehensive kit list

Wondering what to do next?
Why not continue the RYA qualifications and complete the RYA Day Skipper Theory course.
Already completed the Day Skipper Theory, have a look at our dates for the Day Skipper Practical course.
Have a taste for sailing and would like some more experience? Why not come out cruising with us?
Fancy something a little faster? Why not come out racing or on a race training course?
Learn more about the other foundation courses we offer, of perhaps learn how to become a skipper.

RYA One Day Courses
RYA VHF Course
RYA First Aid
RYA Diesel Engine Maintenance
RYA Sea Survival Course
Learn more about the One Day Courses we offer.

If you have any other question please contact us or check out our FAQ page

Earn Equinox Sea Miles for the nautical miles you sail with us and redeem them against further Equinox events.
Or perhaps purchase Equinox Sea Miles as a gift for a fellow sailor.

Who are the RYA?

Aug
10
Fri
2018
August Competent Crew Plus
Aug 10 @ 9:00 am – Aug 12 @ 4:00 pm

Have you recently completed your RYA Competent Crew course, and would like to gain some more experience before attending your RYA Day Skipper practical?

Perhaps you attended your RYA Competent Crew course a few years ago and need to refresh your skill?

The Equinox Competent Crew Plus course could just be what your looking for.

Equinox Competent Crew Plus Course Content

Spend a weekend refreshing your RYA Competent Crew skills with a qualified RYA Instructor.
Iif your are looking to bridge the gap between RYA Competent Crew and RYA Day Skipper the learn some new skills:-
Piloting in and out of harbours
Anchoring under engine
Picking up a mooring buoy under engine
Basic berthing and un-berthing.
Join the boat on Friday evening meet your instructor and crew, ready to leave on Saturday morning to get a full weekend on the water.

Useful literature
The RYA Day Skipper course notes, is a useful book both during the course and as an aid memoir after your course, and can be purchased for £10 please let us know when you are booking.  We also have a section on sail handling that contains some worksheets you might find useful.

We now have RYA Competent Crew Course Material and RYA Day Skipper Course Material that you may find useful.

After your course
You will will have refreshed your basic sailing skills and practised some new skills that will help you complete your RYA Day Skipper practical course.

Previous experience required RYA Competent Crew
Duration 3 days
Cost £250
Meals ashore and mooring fees, which are split between the students, are not included.

Available dates

Booking Form

Included on course
RYA accredited instructor, accommodation on board, gas, diesel, breakfast and lunch each day.

To enable you to fully enjoy the course, you will require wet weather gear; a sleeping bag and pillow will also be required. Refer to our comprehensive kit list

Wondering what to do next?
Why not continue the RYA qualifications and complete the RYA Day Skipper Theory course.
Already completed the Day Skipper Theory, have a look at our dates for the Day Skipper Practical course.
Have a taste for sailing and would like some more experience? Why not come out cruising with us?
Fancy something a little faster? Why not come out racing or on a race training course?
Learn more about the other foundation courses we offer, of perhaps learn how to become a skipper.

RYA One Day Courses
RYA VHF Course
RYA First Aid
RYA Diesel Engine Maintenance
RYA Sea Survival Course
Learn more about the One Day Courses we offer.

If you have any other question please contact us or check out our FAQ page

Earn Equinox Sea Miles for the nautical miles you sail with us and redeem them against further Equinox events.
Or perhaps purchase Equinox Sea Miles as a gift for a fellow sailor.

Who are the RYA?

Sep
1
Sat
2018
Celtic cruise: Cornwall and South West Ireland cruise
Sep 1 @ 9:00 am – Sep 8 @ 4:00 pm

7-day Celtic cruise stopping in Cornwall before sailing across to the South West coast of Ireland and ending in Fenit Marina.

Areas of interest and potential places to stop: Falmouth, Helford River, Scilly Isles, Valentia Island, Skellig Islands, Blaskett Islands, Dingle Peninsula.

The cost includes meals while sailing and mooring fees, it does not include meals ashore or return travel.

Cost £650

Fenit Marina, Tralee, is 10 miles from Kerry airport.

Oct
6
Sat
2018
October Competent Crew Plus
Oct 6 @ 9:00 am – Oct 7 @ 4:00 pm

Have you recently completed your RYA Competent Crew course, and would like to gain some more experience before attending your RYA Day Skipper practical?

Perhaps you attended your RYA Competent Crew course a few years ago and need to refresh your skill?

The Equinox Competent Crew Plus course could just be what your looking for.

Equinox Competent Crew Plus Course Content

Spend a weekend refreshing your RYA Competent Crew skills with a qualified RYA Instructor.
Iif your are looking to bridge the gap between RYA Competent Crew and RYA Day Skipper the learn some new skills:-
Piloting in and out of harbours
Anchoring under engine
Picking up a mooring buoy under engine
Basic berthing and un-berthing.
Join the boat on Friday evening meet your instructor and crew, ready to leave on Saturday morning to get a full weekend on the water.

Useful literature
The RYA Day Skipper course notes, is a useful book both during the course and as an aid memoir after your course, and can be purchased for £10 please let us know when you are booking.  We also have a section on sail handling that contains some worksheets you might find useful.

We now have RYA Competent Crew Course Material and RYA Day Skipper Course Material that you may find useful.

After your course
You will will have refreshed your basic sailing skills and practised some new skills that will help you complete your RYA Day Skipper practical course.

Previous experience required RYA Competent Crew
Duration 2 days

Cost £235

Available dates

Booking Form

Included on course
RYA accredited instructor, accommodation on board, gas, diesel, breakfast and lunch each day.

To enable you to fully enjoy the course, you will require wet weather gear; a sleeping bag and pillow will also be required. Refer to our comprehensive kit list

Wondering what to do next?
Why not continue the RYA qualifications and complete the RYA Day Skipper Theory course.
Already completed the Day Skipper Theory, have a look at our dates for the Day Skipper Practical course.
Have a taste for sailing and would like some more experience? Why not come out cruising with us?
Fancy something a little faster? Why not come out racing or on a race training course?
Learn more about the other foundation courses we offer, of perhaps learn how to become a skipper.

RYA One Day Courses
RYA VHF Course
RYA First Aid
RYA Diesel Engine Maintenance
RYA Sea Survival Course
Learn more about the One Day Courses we offer.

If you have any other question please contact us or check out our FAQ page

Earn Equinox Sea Miles for the nautical miles you sail with us and redeem them against further Equinox events.
Or perhaps purchase Equinox Sea Miles as a gift for a fellow sailor.

Who are the RYA?