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RYA instructor courses

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RYA Dinghy Instructors Pre-Assessment

Buy the Dinghy Coaching Handbook and Logbook
Buy the Dinghy Coaching Handbook and Logbook

In order to attend an RYA Dinghy Instructors course candidates must complete a pre-assessment of their sailing skills. This one day direct assessment is aimed at sailors who have a good knowledge of the RYA dinghy scheme and may involve rudderless and spinnaker sailing.

RYA Dinghy Instructors Course

This five day course will be run from the University Boat Hard and is for experienced sailors who wish to teach the RYA National Sailing Scheme. Before taking part candidates must familiarise themselves with the course outlined in the Dinghy Coaching Handbook, which will be given at the time of booking. It is advised that candidates have access to a range of RYA publications that they can use for reference before and after the course. These can be purchased through the RYA or from Sport and Wellbeing.

Pre-entry Requirements: A signed off pre-entry Sailing Assessment, RYA Powerboat Level 2 Certificate, Safe & Fun Safeguarding course completion certificate and current First Aid certificate.

Dates and Prices

     
Course Dates Times
RYA Dinghy Instructor Pre-Assessment 18th March 2017 10:00-18:00
RYA Dinghy Instructor Course 27-31 March 2017   09:00-17:00

Costs :

Dinghy Instructor Pre-Assessment

Membership TypePrice Of Course
Peak Performer and Frequent Fitness £50.00
Workout Central, Sports Pass and Non-Member £85.00

 

Dinghy Instructor Course

MembershipTypePrice Of Course
Peak Performer and Frequent Fitness £235.00
Workout Central, Sports Pass and Non-Member £295.00

Package - Pre-Assessment and Instructor Course

Membership TypePrice Of Course
Peak Performer and Frequent Fitness £270.00
Workout Central, Sports Pass and Non-Member £350.00

 

How to book:

To book onto this course please contact the Jubilee Sports Centre in person or by phone on 02380592119 to secure your space.  If you require further details or more information please email: sportandwellbeing@southampton.ac.uk 

RYA Powerboat Instructor Pre-Assessment

Buy the Powerboat Instructor Handbook
Buy the Powerboat Instructor Handbook

This one day direct assessment is a pre-requisiste for persons wishing to take part in the RYA Powerboat Instructor course. The day involves practical boat handling to a competent standard similar to that of the direct assessment for Level 2 candidates. Candidates should also be familiar with the RYA course syllabus for powerboating.

RYA Powerboat Instructor Course

This three day course is designed for people who wish to teach the RYA Powerboat Courses up to Level 2. Candidates in possession of the RYA Safety Boat Certificate will also be able to teach the Safety Boat course. Course costs include the RYA Powerboat Instructors Manual which will be given out at the time of booking.

Pre entry Requirements: RYA Power Boat Level 2, Powerboat Instructor Pre-assessment Course, a current First Aid Certificate and 5 seasons' experience.

Dates and Prices

Course Dates Times
RYA Powerboat Instructor Pre-Assessment 14 October 2017 09:00-17:00
RYA Powerboat Instructor Course 20-22 October 2017 09:00-19:00

Costs :

Powerboat Instructor Pre-Assessment

 

Membership TypePrice Of Course
Peak Performer and Frequent Fitness £50.00
Workout Central, Sports Pass and Non-Member £85.00

 

Powerboat Instructor Course

Membership TypePrice Of Course
Peak Performer and Frequent Fitness £235.00
Workout Central, Sports Pass and Non-Member £295.00

 

Package - Pre-Assessment and Instructor Course

Membership TypePrice Of Course
Peak Performer and Frequent Fitness £270.00
Workout Central, Sports Pass and Non-Member £350.00

RYA Start Windsurfing Instructor Course

This five-day course has been designed to prepare the budding, yet experienced Windsurfer to teach the RYA Start Windsurfing course. Candidates are expected to be competent to the level of intermediate non-planing and should have a solid understanding of the syllabus.

Pre entry Requirements: Intermediate Windsurfing non-planing Certificate, RYA Safe and Fun Safeguarding course completion certificate, a current First Aid Certificate and an RYA Level 2 Powerboat Certificate. RYA membership required.  These pre-requisites may be gained after the course.

Dates and Prices

Dates Times
25-29 March 2017  09:00-17:00

 

 

 Costs :

Membership TypePrice Of Course
Peak Performer and Frequent Fitness £235.00
Workout Central, Sports Pass and Non-Member £295.00

 

RYA Intermediate Windsurfing Instructor Course

This four-day course has been designed to further develop the skills of the Start Windsurfing Instructor so that they may deliver the Intermediate courses using the FastForward coaching tool.

Pre entry Requirements: Intermediate Windsurfing Certificate including beach starting and non-planning carve gybe clinics, a current First Aid Certificate, evidence of 50 hours logged as a Start Windsurfing Instructor. RYA membership required.  These pre-requisites may be gained after the course.

Dates and Prices

Dates Times
30 March - 2 April 2017  09:00-17:00

 

 

 Costs :

Membership TypePrice Of Course
Peak Performer and Frequent Fitness £235.00
Workout Central, Sports Pass and Non-Member £295.00

 

 How to book:

To book onto this course please contact the Jubilee Sports Centre in person or by phone on 02380592119 to secure your space. If you require further details or more information please email: sportandwellbeing@southampton.ac.uk

 

 

Buy the Windsurfing Instructor Manual
Buy the Windsurfing Instructor Manual

Course Cancellations/Transfers

We retain the right to cancel a date and transfer your booking or offer you a refund if the weather is unsuitable to run the course on the basis of health and safety. As part of this decision we will be looking at wind, temperature and sea state. Where possible we will give you 24 hours’ notice when a clear and accurate weather forecast comes through.

On the rare occurrence of staff sickness we will endeavour to cover the staff shortage and continue to run the course. This would also be grounds for a refund or date transfer.

The bookee cancelling the booking

Over 7 days before the course: We are happy to offer a full refund or transfer your booking to another date upon request.

Over 48 hours before the course: We will give a 50% refund or a full refund upon the presentation of a current doctor’s note.

Less than 48 hours before the course: We are not able to offer a refund

Please note that the time period stated refers to start of the day, not the start of the course.  All refunds are limited to course fees only.  If you book local accommodation, you may choose to take out cancellation/holiday insurance.

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