The IYT Try Sailing Course is a 3 to 4 hour course aimed to provide candidates with basic introductory knowledge for crewing a vessel (monohull or catamaran) up to 15 meters in inland or coastal waters <5 miles offshore during daylight hours in moderate wind and sea conditions.
It’s a fun hands-on course to enjoy being on the water while learning basic sailing skills.
Recommended Entry Level Requirements
At least 10 years of age.
Crewing a vessel (monohull or catamaran) up to 15 meters
Inland or coastal waters <5 miles offshore
Moderate wind and sea conditions
Scope of Course
3 to 4 hour course, on board, covering theory and practical subjects
Basic Safety Equipment
Layout of the vessel
Basic Deck Equipment
How Sails Work & Rigging
Points of Sails and Basic Sailing Terms
Basic Sail Handling Skills
“IYT Try Sailing Course Completion Certificate” to be issued by the school after successful completion of the course.
Available course dates