Do you want to improve your
sailing skills and your understanding of how sails work?
This Sailing Course covers the
practical and theoretical basics of sailing and sailing seamanship. The range
of topics is broad: from a description of different sailboat rigs, sail
plans, hull types, and rigging to stability, balance, and the physics of sailing;
from sailing at different points of sail to handling heavy weather and storm
conditions; from spinnaker handling to reefing; from leaving the dock to
mooring and anchoring. It also covers sailing safety, navigation rules,
and sailing tactics.
Whether you are a new sailor or
you are an experienced sailor and want to increase your sailing knowledge and
skills, this course is for you.