Flights not included.
Minimum Age: 16
Duration: 9 Days
Timings: 09:30 – 17:30
Course Content: This course takes you from an experienced sailor to being an RYA qualified Dinghy Instructor. There is a pre-entry assessment for this course to ensure that the skill level of all candidates are up to standard, this takes place before the start of the Dinghy Instructor course. The course also includes RYA Safe and Fun, RYA Powerboat Level 2, and First Aid. The course cost includes all equipment, literature, and certificates.
Ability after the Course: After this course here at Provela Academy you will be qualified to teach Dinghy sailing in the Youth Sailing Scheme Stages 1 – 4 and Adult Sailing Scheme Levels 1 – 3. Day Sailing, Seamanship Skills, and Sailing with Spinnakers (if suitably experienced and approved by the Principal or Chief Instructor).
Prior Experience: Should be an experienced sailor even in strong winds.
Course Materials Provided: G14 National Sailing Scheme Instructor Handbook
Pre-Reading: Read up on RYA Sailing Schemes and Levels.
Max Instructor / Student Ratio: 1 : 6
Exam Type / Duration: Assessed continuously throughout the course and on the last day of the RYA Dinghy Instructor Course there will be a second Coach Assessor present to assess the candidate’s skill level.