Competent Crew Plus

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 skills?

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.
Getting out on the water and gaining lots of experience is important for developing good sailors. This course will bridge the gap between RYA Competent Crew and RYA Day Skipper courses and offer the opportunity to 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. The course notes can be purchased for £10, please let us know if you would like to order a copy when you are booking the course. Refer to our section on sail handling which contains some helpful reference worksheets.

Our RYA Course Material is a useful reference guides for Competent Crew and Day Skipper students.

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
Food while sailing and mooring fees are 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 or 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.

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