Adult Training

RYCT TRAINING-COURSE DATES 2017

Sep – Dec (V02.0)

 

CONTACTS

RYCT Training is an accredited Yachting Australia Discover Sailing Centre.

Call or email instructor to discuss training options.

All courses are flexible and additional session can be arranged.

 

 

PRACTICAL COURSE – POWER BOAT

POWER BOAT MAST LICENCE (4hr)   (min 2, max 4)                                                 $130

Additional weekend or midday courses can be arranged with min of 2 students

AS83601          Mon       9 Oct                         5.30 pm – 9.30 pm      Click here to Register

AS83602          Mon      6 Nov                         5.30 pm – 9.30 pm      Click here to Register

AS83603          Mon     20 Nov                         5.30 pm – 9.30 pm      Click here to Register

AS83605          Mon     04 Dec                         5.30 pm – 9.30 pm      Click here to Register

 

 

SEA SAFETY COURSES

 

SAFETY AND SEA SURVIVAL COURSE            (min 5, max 10)                                  $330

YA83606          Tue       07 Nov                        6.30pm – 9.30pm        Click here to Register

Wed      08 Nov                        6.30pm – 9.30pm

Sun       12 Nov                        9.00am – 5.00pm

 

SSSC REFRESHER COURSE                              (min 4, max 10)                                  $270

YA83607          Fri         10 Nov                        6.30pm – 9.30pm        Click here to Register

Sun       12 Nov                        11.00am – 5.00pm

 

 

 

PRACTICAL COURSE – KEELBOAT SAILING

 

KEELBOAT – Women’s Discover                    (4 hr )                                                  $50

AS84092          Sat       14 Oct                         9.00 am – 2.00pm       Click here to Register

 

KEELBOAT – WEEKEND AWAY                       (Weekend)                                         $330

AS83610          Sat       04 Nov                        9.00 am – overnight    Click here to Register

Sun      05 Nov                       4.00 pm

 

KEELBOAT – AS CREW & HELM                      (2 day)                                                $250

AS83609          Sat        25 Nov                        9.00 pm – 15.30 pm    Click here to Register

Sun       26 Nov                        9.00 pm – 15.30 pm

 

 

PRACTICAL COURSE – DISCOVER SAILING  

 

KEELBOAT – AS DISCOVER SAILING EXPERIENCE (3hr)                                            $ 50

Discuss with instructor program for Australian Keelboat Scheme Sailing training manuals and crew, helm and skipper courses. Additional courses can be arranged.

AS83611          Tue      10 Oct                         5.30 pm – 9.00 pm      Click here to Register

AS84049          Tue      17 Oct                        5.30 pm – 9.00 pm      Click here to Register

AS84050          Tue      24 Oct                         5.30 pm – 9.00 pm      Click here to Register

AS84051          Tue      31 Oct                        5.30 pm – 9.00 pm      Click here to Register

AS84052          Tue      07 Nov                         5.30 pm – 9.00 pm      Click here to Register

AS84053          Tue      14 Nov                         5.30 pm – 9.00 pm      Click here to Register

AS84054          Tue      21 Nov                         5.30 pm – 9.00 pm      Click here to Register

AS84056          Tue      28 Nov                         5.30 pm – 9.00 pm      Click here to Register

AS84057          Tue      05 Dec                         5.30 pm – 9.00 pm      Click here to Register

AS84058          Tue      12 Dec                         5.30 pm – 9.00 pm      Click here to Register

 

KEELBOAT – TWILIGHT RACE (Suitable for beginners)     (2.0 hrs)                           $ 25

Participate in twilight race, put into practice skills learnt during keelboat training or experience racing.

AS83652          Thu      05 Oct                         5.00 pm – 7.00 pm      Click here to Register

AS83654          Thu      12 Oct                        5.00 pm – 7.00 pm      Click here to Register

AS83655          Thu      19 Oct                         5.00 pm – 7.00 pm      Click here to Register

AS83656          Thu      02 Nov                        5.00 pm – 7.00 pm      Click here to Register

AS83657          Thu      09 Nov                         5.30 pm – 7.00 pm      Click here to Register

AS83658          Thu      16 Nov                         5.00 pm – 7.00 pm      Click here to Register

AS83659          Thu      23 Nov                         5.00 pm – 7.00 pm      Click here to Register

AS83660          Thu      30 Nov                         5.00 pm – 7.00 pm      Click here to Register

AS83661          Thu      07 Dec                         5.00 pm – 7.00 pm      Click here to Register

 

 

 

SHORE BASED COURSES

 

MARINE RADIO CERTIFICATE LROCP             (min 3, max 8)                                     $190

For course partner is invited to attend course but does not include exam

AS79448          Mon     23 Oct                         6.30pm – 9.30pm        Click here to Register

Tue      24 Oct                         6.30pm – 9.30pm

Wed     25 Oct                          6.30pm – 8.30pm (Exam Flexible)

 

MARINE RADIO CERTIFICATE SROCP             (min 3, max 8)                                    $160

For course partner is invited to attend course without exam

AS                    On demand                             6.30pm – 9.30pm

6.30pm – 9.30pm

 

MARINE RADIO REFRESHER                           (min 2, max 8)                                    $ 50

AS                    On demand                             6.30pm – 9.30pm

6.30pm – 9.30pm

 

 

SKIPPER – INTRODUCTION TO NAV              (min 3, max 8)                                    $150

For course partner is invited to attend course

AS                    On demand                             6.30pm – 9.30pm

6.30pm – 9.30pm

6.30pm – 9.30pm

6.30pm – 9.30pm

 

SKIPPER – COASTAL NAV                              (min 3, max 8)                                    $150

For course partner is invited to attend course

AS                    On demand                             6.30pm – 9.30pm

6.30pm – 9.30pm

6.30pm – 9.30pm

6.30pm – 9.30pm

 

KEELBOAT SAILING PROGRAM – DISCOVER SAILING
Keelboats program allow you to learn to sail without the fear of capsizing. Young 88 provides a learning platform that is stable yet responsive.

RYCT training program allows development sailing skills and an understanding of each person’s role and how teamwork plays a major part of being an effective crew.

Objective of program to provide knowledge and confidence to able to crew or skipper a keelboat competently.  Program develops skills to participate in cruising or racing.

TRAINING
TWILIGHT RACE                                        $25 per person

Thursday evening twilight race

 

DISCOVER SAILING – EVENING               $50 per session

During daylight savings sessions from

5.30pm to 8.30pm

 

DISCOVER SAILING – DAY                        $110 per session

Day session generally of weekend

 

DISCOVER SAILING – WEEKEND             $330 weekend

Four training sessions and

overnight at Bruny Island

Manuals and training material

·         Training material $50

 

Enrol in discover sailing program

·         Crewing              manual

·         Helming              $20

·         Skippering          $20

·         Spinnaker           $20

·         Racing                $20

 

COURSE DETAILS
COURSE SESSIONS OVERVIEW AREAS COVERED
DISCOVER 1 Discover sailing experience 3 hr session ·         Saftey briefing

·         Sail harbour

TWILIGHT Beginner experience or practice keelboat skills ·         Practical race skills
CREWING 4 to 6 Basics of sailing including boat handling, safety, and sailing theory ·         terminology, knots, rules

·         tacking and gybing

·         man overboard recovery

HELMING 4 to 6 Theory and practical skills to confidently take control of the helm ·         Preparation of the boat

·         Helm and trim

·         All points of sail

·         Recovery of man overboard

SKIPPERING 4 to 6 Develop sailing skills and safety to skipper ·         Identify risk

·         Boat maintenance

·         Emergencies

·         Mooring

SPINNAKERS 4 to 6 Introduces usage of asymmetrical and symmetrical spinnakers ·         Set up spinnakers

·         hoists and drop techniques

·         correct use

RACING 4 to 6 Learn basic racing rules, skills, and tactics.

Gain an understanding of what is expected of a racing crew.

·         Basic racing equipment

·         optimising sails for racing

·         understanding teamwork

·         basic rules of racing

·         crew communications

 

KEELBOAT LEARN TO SAIL
Keelboat courses are endorsed by Australian Sailing. Ideal way to leant how to crew, helm or skipper a keelboat. Can also arrange twilight races, crew positions or cruising.

 

For information contact Nick Hutton at the RYCT training on or sailing@ryct.org.au

 

KEELBOAT CREWING

An introduction to Keelboat sailing, including boat handling, safety and sailing theory. This course is aimed at the first-time sailor, dinghy sailor (converting to keelboats) or prospective holiday yacht charterer.

Duration: 12 hours (Most courses are 4 x 3-hour Twilight evening sessions or 2 x 6-hour weekend sessions.

Cost:   Training material $50 and

Session 3 to 4 hr cost $50 / session

KEELBOAT HELMING 

Participants with previous experience or completed Keelboat Crewing. The course is practical and includes helming techniques, crewing, man over board and reefing.

Duration:

12 hours (Most courses are 4 x 3-hour Twilight evening sessions or 2 x 6-hour weekend sessions.

Cost: $220 per person.

 

KEELBOAT SKIPPER  

Participants with previous experience or completed Keelboat Crewing. The course includes helming techniques, crewing, man over board and reefing.

Duration:

12 hours (Most courses are 4 x 3-hour Twilight evening sessions or 2 x 6-hour weekend sessions.

Cost: $220 per person.

 

Each course includes 2 months’ sailing membership at Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania. This offer is only available to non-members participating in Keelboat Program.

 

Courses can also be given as a GIFT VOUCHER – just contact our office by email or phone.
 

 

 

 

RYCT KEEL BOAT – What to bring

 

 

WHAT TO BRING
     
Boat Shoes Non-marking shoes Deck shoes Beanie
       
Sunglasses Water bottle & snacks Warm Cloths Hat or cap

 

EQUIPMENT AVAILABLE
     
Gear bag Gloves Wet weather gear Tether
     
Inflatable Water Sun cream

 

CLOTHING Dress               according to the forecast weather conditions

Footwear        must be worn at all times

Life Jackets     are supplied and will be worn whilst on the water

MEET Meet at the Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania marina gate

Water side of the club at entrance gate to Marina

QUESTIONS or QUERIES Sailing     Nick Hutton

Mobile   0438

Email      sailing@ryct.org.au

Instructor   Greg Brooks

Mobile        0438 091 015

Email          training@ryct.org.au