16 Mitala Street, Newport NSW 2106   Tel: 61 2 9998 3700


16 Mitala Street, Newport NSW 2106
Tel: 61 2 9998 3700


Adult Keelboat LTS: Start Skippering

From February 17, 2020 00:00 until February 17, 2020 04:00
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Adult Keelboat LTS: Start Skippering - Sun PM February 2020 (12hrs)

 Registration for course closes at Sun 02 Feb 2020 23:59.

  Four sessions are scheduled for the following dates/times;
All session times are 1pm-4pm
Sun 09 Feb 2020 (3hrs)
Sun 16 Feb 2020 (3hrs)**
Sun 23 Feb 2020 (3hrs)
Sun 01 Mar 2020 (3hrs)**
  Discover Sailing Centre (RPAYC), Royal Prince Alfred Yacht Club, 16 Mitala St, Newport NSW 2106
  Australian Sailing - Start Skippering


Course Overview
You will now advance your sailing skills and safety knowledge to enable you to skipper unsupervised in sheltered waters.

Course Prerequisites

Water confident and the skills, knowledge and experience you've gained from completing the Start Crewing and Start Helming courses.

Who should do this course?

This course is designed for participants who wish to begin skippering a keelboat, unsupervised.

Course Outcome

You will gain your Start Skippering completion certificate. 



The RPAYC Discover Sailing Centre is pleased to welcome participants to our Adult Learn to Sail Program (Start Skippering) for February 2020. This course will include four sessions, conducted over the days as listed above.

**Please note - there are Major Events scheduled at RPAYC on 16th February & 1st March, hence allow extra time prior to arriving to locate car parking.

Training will be conducted on the Club's fleet of Elliott 7 Keelboats.

The RPAYC Discover Sailing Centre abides by the Australian Sailing Instructor/Student ratios, hence places are strictly limited. All courses are subject to change with limited notice, based on demand and availability. To avoid disappointment, we recommend registering early.

There are four registration fee categories available for this Course:

  • $450.00^ - RPAYC Members
  • $485.00^ - RPAYC Members (Includes Text & Log Book)
  • $500.00 - Non Members
  • $535.00 - Non Members (Includes Text & Log Book)

^To be eligible for the 'Member Discounted Fee', the participating 'Member' is required to be financial for the 2019 / 2020 Membership Season (through until 30th April 2020).

Optional Australian Sailing Course Pack, including Text Book and Log Book, is available for an additional $35.00.


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