KEELBOAT CREW AND HELM COURSE

Wanting to get out on the water but don’t know where to begin?

keelboat coursesOur Keelboat Crew and Helm course is the perfect place to start. Designed for people who have little to no experience in sailing, this course will give you the basic skills required to be part of a crew and the opportunity to learn first hand how to skipper (steer the boat and lead your crew).

The Keelboat Crew and Helm course will cover the following and more

Why should you do this course?

The Keelboat Crew and Helm course is

How Royal Perth Yacht Club will support you during your course

As part of your course fee you’ll receive:

Where

Situated on the picturesque banks of the Swan River and located only five minutes by car from Perth’s Central Business District, RPYC’s Sail Training Centre is located in Perth’s most protected waters - Matilda Bay. Sailing conditions surrounding Matilda Bay are considered to be some of the best in the world.

When

Keelboat courses are run over 5 weeks on a Saturday morning. Subject to demand, these courses can also be run at other times.

Keelboat Helm and Crew - $385

KEELBOAT SPINNAKER COURSE

Upon successful completion of the Keelboat Crew and Helm Course, you may wish to further expand on your skills and learn about sailing with spinnakers.

The Keelboat Spinnaker course covers the following:

The spinnaker course takes place using the same boats and in the same location as our other keelboat courses. Successful completion of the course will provide you with another nationally recognised Yachting Australia qualification.

Keelboat Spinnaker - $280 (Requires Helm Certification)

KEELBOAT SPINNAKER AND RACING COURSE

The Keelboat Spinnaker and Racing course is a further expansion on what was learnt in the Keelboat Crew and Helm course and completes the Yachting Australia National Keelboat Training Scheme's complement of courses.

This course is suitable for all who have completed the basic Crew and Helm course and are looking to further develop theirs skills to engage in racing, either as a crew member of by purchasing a yacht of their own.

The Spinnaker Course as described above is included in the course, along with the Keelboat Racing course, which will cover the following:

The spinnaker course takes place using the same boats and in the same location as our other keelboat courses. Successful completion of this course will provide you with another two Yachting Australia qualifications.

Keelboat Spinnaker & Racing - $385 (Requires Helm Certification)

DATES

COURSE

LEVEL

ENROLMENT FORM
Saturdays Nov 4, 11, 18, 25, Dec 2 2017 8am - 12:15pm Keelboat Crew & Helm 1 & 2 Please click HERE
Saturdays Jan 13, 20, 27, Feb 3, 10 2018 8am - 12:15pm Keelboat Crew & Helm 1 & 2 Please click HERE
Saturdays Feb 17, 24, Mar 10, 17, 24 2018 8am - 12:15pm Keelboat Crew & Helm 1 & 2 Please click HERE
Saturdays Feb 17, 24, Mar 10 2018 8am - 12:15pm Keelboat Spinnaker 3 Please click HERE
Saturdays Apr 21, 28, May 5, 12, 19 2018 8am - 12:15pm Keelboat Crew & Helm 1 & 2 Please click HERE
Saturdays June 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 2018 8am - 12:15pm Keelboat Crew & Helm 1 & 2 Please click HERE

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.