Competent Crew

The Competent Crew course introduces the complete beginner to cruising and teaches personal safety, seamanship and helmsman ship to the level required to be a useful member of the crew on a cruising yacht.

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Course Syllabus

  • Knowledge of sea terms and parts of a boat, her rigging and sails
  • Sail Handling
  • Ropework
  • Fire Precautions & Fire Fighting
  • Man Overboard
  • Emergency Equipment
  • Manners and Customs
  • Rules of the Road
  • Dinghies
  • Meteorology
  • Sea Sickness
  • Helmsmanship and Sailing
  • General Duties

Course Details

  • Cost:                       €680
  • Duration:               5 days – Start Sunday 18.00, finish Friday 18.00
  • Ratio:                      Maximum student/instructor ratio 5-1 
  • Course Material:   All essential course material provided
  • Pre-requisites:      There are no pre-requisites for this course

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