We offer the opportunity for individuals affected by operational tours to receive five days of expert tuition to achieve a RYA Day Skipper and/or Competent Crew qualification.
We offer the opportunity for individuals affected by operational tours to have five days’ expert tuition to achieve an RYA Day Skipper and/or Competent Crew qualification.
In addition to what we offer here at Turn to Starboard, Help for Heroes are also kindly supporting a number of individuals through both RYA courses in 2015.
If you are interested in taking part as a beneficiary or are considering sponsoring this programme, or one like it, please get in touch.
Tel: 01326 314262
What does it involve?
RYA Day Skipper
An internationally recognised RYA Day Skipper certificate provides beneficiaries with the skills required to confidently charter a yacht for short passages. On-board beneficiaries will develop basic practical skippering skills and will cover:
No sailing experience is necessary to embark upon a Competent Crew qualification. This course is for beginners who would like to be more hands on when out sailing with friends or family. It is about developing confident, active crew members. Course content is varied and will include: