Dell Quay Sailing Club is certified as a Royal Yachting Association  Training Centre


RYA Dinghy Courses schedule for 2019

Courses are open to Dell Quay sailing club members only!


The cost of each dinghy sailing course is currently £115 per club member.  



RYA Adult Dinghy Sailing Level 2

Setting out the foundations of sailing for you

Assumed knowledge Sailing skills to the standard of Level 1
Minimum duration 2 days
Minimum age 16 years
Course content Rigging, launching, sailing in all directions. Capsize recovery and essential safety knowledge
Ability after course Able to sail and make decisions in good conditions


18th/19th May 2019


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RYA Youth Sailing Scheme 1

A basic understanding of how a boat sailing, with some experience of steering and handling the boat

RYA Youth Sailing Scheme 2

A range of sailing skills and knowledge to help in becoming a confident sailor

Assumed knowledge None Stage 1, unless you are doing a combined Stage 1 and 2 course. Basic knowledge and steering ability
Minimum duration 2 days 2 days
Minimum age 8 years 8 years
Course content Launching and recovery, steering, parts of the boat, basic sailing Basic sailing skills, ropework, collision avoidance
Ability after course Able to steer and understand basic principles Able to tack and control boat speed, and understand basic principles

no need for a separate application

run as part of Junior Week

no need for a separate application

run as part of Junior Week



First Aid Course

This is a one day course giving you, quite literally, skills for life.

The Galley will almost definitely not be operating although you will probably be able to make Tea's and Coffee's so please come with a packed lunch, some milk if you take it and a £1 coin for the meter as the sail loft can get a little chilly.


Minimum duration 1 days
Cost £40 (Club Members Only)

Sat 9th November 2019

Sat 1st February 2020