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RYA DINGHY ADVANCED INSTRUCTOR

Candidates must hold the RYA instructor certificate and will usually have recorded at least one season's experience of teaching sailing since qualifying. Candidates will be skilled to at least the level of the Performance Sailing and Sailing with Spinnakers courses and should have previous powerboat handling experience in a teaching environment.

This is a two day course covering the teaching a boat handling, the use of spinnakers and 5 essentials coaching to the required standard, as well as powerboat driving. 

 

Candidates will be assessed on a continuous basis afloat, and may be given a theory test. Upon successful completion of the course, the Coach/Assessor will sign their logbooks.

 

£200.00

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RYA Dinghy Instructor

Become an RYA Instructor and start a career inspiring the next generation.

You will learn and practice effective communication styles and teaching methods. Guided throughout and assessed by RYA coach assessors, you will be well on your way to becoming an excellent sailing instructor.

If you are taking the RYA Pre Entry Assessment with us prior to the RYA Dinghy Instructor course and fail the assessment for any reason, the RYA will not allow you to progress onto the RYA Dinghy Instructor course. In these circumstances we are unable to refund any monies paid, but will carry the RYA Dinghy Instructor course forward for up to 12 months.

 

PLEASE REMEMBER - if you have done our Young Leaders Programme in the past 12 months you are eligible for a discount on this course.

 

The following is required in order to attend the course;

  • RYA Pre-entry Sailing Assessment
  • RYA Powerboat Level 2
  • Valid First Aid Certificate recognized by the RYA
  • RYA Safe & Fun Safeguarding Certificate
  • 16 years of age
  • RYA G14 Logbook

£400.00

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RYA Dinghy Instructor - Part 2

Due to current Government social distancing requirements, the usual 5-day RYA Dinghy Instructor course is being temporarily adjusted to enable the RYA Dinghy Instructor training to take place. 

 The temporary adjustment is a two-part instructor course. In summary, the course will consist of:   

Part 1: A three-day Dinghy Instructor Course using single-handers only and including a moderation.

Part 2: A two-day, 'top up’ instructor course in double-handers (un-moderated) once restrictions are eased

 

If you are taking the RYA Pre Entry Assessment with us prior to the RYA Dinghy Instructor course and fail the assessment for any reason, the RYA will not allow you to progress onto the RYA Dinghy Instructor course. In these circumstances we are unable to refund any monies paid, but will carry the RYA Dinghy Instructor course forward for up to 12 months. PLEASE NOTE - if you have done our Young Leaders Programme in the last 12 months you are eligible for a discount on this course.

 

The following is required to attend the course;

  • RYA Pre-entry Sailing Assessment
  • RYA Powerboat Level 2
  • Valid First Aid Certificate recognized by the RYA
  • RYA Safe & Fun Safeguarding Certificate
  • 16 years of age
  • RYA G14 Logbook

£160.00

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RYA Dinghy Instructor Pre-Entry Assessment

  The RYA require the Pre Entry Assessment to be passed by all candidates prior to them taking the RYA Dinghy Instructor course. The 1 day Assessment will test your sailing skills up to RYA Advanced sailing level technique including RYA Seamanship Skills.

  Sailing skills such as man overboard, sailing tight circles, sailing a triangular course and sailing a follow-my-leader course will be assessed to advanced sailing level technique. Successful completion will enable the student to join the RYA Dinghy Instructor course. It is important that you satisfy yourself that you can sail to the required standard before taking the assessment.

  The assessment is for competent, experienced sailors who already hold the RYA advanced sailing modules or are at that level with excellent RYA Seamanship Skills. 

  Please note - if you have taken part in our Young Leader's Programme you may be eligible for a discount on this course.

£100.00

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RYA DINGHY RACE INSTRUCTOR

The course will include the organisation of club racing, preparation and management of the Start Racing course and instructional techniques afloat including the use of race training exercises. On successful completion, the candidates logbook will be signed by the Coach/Assessor.

 

£200.00

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RYA MULTI-HULL INSTRUCTOR

This course will provide you with the skills to teach both Start Sailing and Basic Skills in multi-hull dinghies. You must be a confident catamaran sailor with experience of sailing catamarans with and without asymmetric spinnakers. 

Over the course of the weekend participants will also be expected to demonstrate their own personal catamaran sailing ability.

You will need to bring your G14 logbook and a copy of your current first aid qualification. All applicants for RYA instructor qualifications need to be RYA members in order to be eligible to be awarded the instructor qualification. 

 

£200.00

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RYA Powerboat Instructor

The R.Y.A Powerboat Instructor course is a four day course that covers all aspects of becoming an R.Y.A Powerboat Instructor.

An R.Y.A Powerboat Instructor will be able to instruct the R.Y.A Power Boat Level 1 course, the R.Y.A Power Boat Level 2 course and if they have the R.Y.A Safety Boat Certificate this course as well.

 

Please note: this is a four day course and includes the Skills Assessment module.

Course Prerequisites: All candidates must have a valid R.Y.A First Aid qualification before attending.

Previous experience required: R.Y.A Powerboat Level 2 with one season of full time driving experience, or 5 years part-time experience.

Location: Oxford Sail Training @ Farmoor Reservoir

Course Times: 9.30am-5.30pm

Teaching Ratio: 6-1

Logbooks are not provided, however they are available to purchase on site.

£300.00