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RYA Dinghy Sailing Courses

 Every sailing course provided by Cornwall Outdoors is run to Royal Yachting Association RYA guidelines and ratios using qualified instructors. There is a range of courses to suit everyone from beginner to intermediate sailor. If you are not sure which course would be right for you, please ask when booking.

Start Sailing

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RYA Level One - Start Sailing

This two-day course acts as an introduction to sailing for novices. By the end of the course participants will have a basic understanding of boat handling techniques and background knowledge.

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Sailing Skills

Cost and Duration of the Course

This two-day course costs £150 per person.

Dates, Times and Venues

Date: 30th & 31st May 2018
Time(s): 9.15am – 4.00pm
Venue: Porthpean Outdoor Education Centre (St Austell), PL26 6AZ

How to Book

Contact: Mark Peters

Porthpean Outdoor Education Centre
01726 72901
porthpean@cornwall.gov.uk

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RYA Level Two - Basic Skills

On completion of this two-day course the successful sailor will be safety conscious, have a basic knowledge of sailing and will be capable of sailing without an instructor on board in light winds. Level One Start Sailing must be completed before moving on to Level Two.

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Better Sailing

Cost and Duration of the Course

This two-day course costs £150.00 per person.

Dates, Times and Venues

Dates: Please contact for availability

Time(s): 9.15am – 4.00pm

Venue: Porthpean Outdoor Education Centre (St Austell), PL26 6AZ

How to Book

Contact: Mark Peters

Porthpean Outdoor Education Centre
01726 72901
porthpean@cornwall.gov.uk

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RYA Level Three - Better Sailing

On completion of this two-day course the successful sailor will be safety conscious, have a better knowledge of sailing and will be capable of sailing without an instructor on board in light to moderate conditions. Level Two Basic Skills must be completed before moving on to Level Three.

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Cost and Duration of the Course

This two-day course costs £150 per person.

Dates, Times and Venues

Date: Please contact for availability
Time(s): 9.15am – 4.00pm 
Venue:Porthpean Outdoor Education Centre (St Austell), PL26 6AZ

How to Book

Contact: Mark Peters

Porthpean Outdoor Education Centre
01726 72901
mbpeters@cornwall.gov.uk

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