Adult Sailing


RYA Level 1- Start Sailing

A course for complete beginners. Learn how to sail in all directions and awareness of launching and recovery


Course content: How to sail in all directions, including an awareness of launching and recovering. At the end of the course participants should be able to sail in light winds under supervision.



RYA Level 2- Basic Skills

Build your confidence and gain the skills needed to sail and make decisions in good conditions


*Sailing skills to the level of Level 1 required as minimum experience.

Course content: Rigging, launching and building confidence sailing in all directions. Capsize recovery and essential safety knowledge. At the end of the course participants should be able to sail confidently on all points of sail and make decisions in good conditions.


Equipment and instruction included in the cost. Some sailing clothing available to borrow if required.

Cost per Course (4 evenings and 1 Saturday) 16 hours instruction
EABC Members £130
Non-members £160

For all courses please bring;

  • Sailing gear if you have it (wetsuit, waterproofs, buoyancy aid, wetsuit boots or old trainers)
  • Sun-cream, peaked hat and warm hat.
  • Towel and swimwear
  • Warm coat in case of poor weather
  • Packed lunch (for all day courses)

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June 2022

Thursday 2nd , 9th , 16th , 23rd 18.30-21.00

Saturday 18th June 09.30- 16.30

July 2022

Thursday 7th , 14th , 21st , 28th  18.30-21.00

Saturday 23rd July 09.30- 16.30

August 2022

Thursday 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th  18.30-21.00

Saturday 13th August 09.30- 16.30


In the event that a course must be cancelled, the club reserves the right to cancel your booking and refund your payment in full.

If bookings are closed for this event please contact to enquire about availability. Please note that due to number restrictions we cannot guarantee you will be accepted on the day without a confirmed booking.