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.
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.
Please note this is a one-day course.
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.