Competent Crew Course

  • OBJECTIVES

    • Competent Crew (Level 1)
    • To introduce Keelboat sailing to sailing enthusiasts
    • To build self-confidence and to promote teamwork
    • To learn about safety at sea, as well as to master the seamanship skills
    • of steering, changing sails, reefing and tying essential knots

  • ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

    • Be at least 15 years old at time of enrollment of course

  • Type of Boat

    • Keelboat (Ketch 42)

  • COURSE SYLLABUS

    • Sailing Theory
    • Basic Safety
    • Boat Orientation
    • Key Parts & Functions of a Keelboat
    • Basic Knots & Application
    • Berthing & Un-berthing
    • Man-overboard Drill
    • Rigging & De-rigging
    • Passage Planning

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