Learn to sail at Royal Perth Yacht Club!

Would you like to gain some sailing skills on a smaller boat where you have more control and need to be more self reliant? Too young to be part of a Keelboat crew? Or are you looking to sail a boat where you can push your own limits? Then a Dinghy sailing course is right for you.dinghy coursesWe offer courses for children and adults, see below for more details...

Our dinghy courses are

We use the following boats

Types of courses

Tackers (7 to 12 years old)

This activity based sailing program introduces children to the sport whilst keeping “fun” at the forefront. It is designed for younger children and features games and colour to get the message across. The Tackers program features three levels:

Tackers 1 – Having Fun

Tackers 2 – Tricks and Techniques

dinghy courses2Tackers 3 – Sailing Fast

More information and a short video can be viewed by clicking here

http://discoversailing.org.au/tackers/

Small Boat Sailing (for teens and adults)

This course takes students through Start Sailing 1 and 2 of the Dinghy sailing scheme. The course is an introduction to sailing dinghies for beginners and provides the students with the skills and safety knowledge to feel comfortable sailing with minimal assistance in light winds and enclosed waters.

DAYS

TIME

COURSE

ENROLMENT FORM
TACKERS 1 & 2
Monday 11th December - Friday 15th December 2017 08:30-12:30 Tackers 1 & 2 Please click HERE
Monday 18th December - Friday 22nd December 2017 08:30-12:30 Tackers 1 & 2 Please click HERE
Monday 8th January - Friday 12th January 2018 08:30-12:30 Tackers 1 & 2 Please click HERE
Monday 15th January - Friday 19th January 2018 08:30-12:30 Tackers 1 & 2 Please click HERE
Monday 22nd January - Thursday 25th January 2018 08:00-13:00 Tackers 1 & 2 Please click HERE
TACKERS 3 (note Tackers 1 & 2 prerequisite)
Monday 15th January - Friday 19th January 2018 13:00-17:00 Tackers 3 Please click HERE
Monday 22nd January - Thursday 25th January 2018 13:00-18:00 Tackers 3 Please click HERE
TEENS START SAILING 1 & 2
Monday 11th December - Friday 15th December 2017 13:00-17:00 Start Sailing 1 and 2 Please click HERE
Monday 18th December - Friday 22nd December 2017 13:00-17:00 Start Sailing 1 and 2 Please click HERE
Monday 15th January - Friday 19th January 2018 13:00-17:00 Start Sailing 1 and 2 Please click HERE
Monday 22nd January - Thursday 25th January 2018 13:00-18:00 Start Sailing 1 and 2 Please click HERE
ADULTS START SAILING 1 & 2
Sunday 12, 18, 26, Dec 3, 10 2017 08:30-12:30 Start Sailing 1 and 2 Please click HERE

*Please note that Tackers courses are for children aged between 7 to 12 years only. Start Sailing Courses are for children and adults aged from 8 years, however are more suited to high school aged children (12+). Adult courses are run throughout the year and will be marked as such.

RPYC can not be held accountable for any missed sessions by students. It is the student’s responsibility to ensure that they are free for that time frame. If courses do not fit your schedule, please discuss with us and see if an arrangement can be found.

Seven (7) business days cancellation notice is required, all courses are non- refundable.