This is an introduction to a Cabin yacht which has been designed to help you convert from a half-decker to a larger, heavier yacht.The course covers handling a gaff-rigged boat with self-acting jib, setting sail, sail controls, where to go, when to go and how far. Taken over a 2 consecutive day period covering the syllabus below but can also be tailored to help you in other areas if required.


  • Getting under way  and coming in to moor
  • Reefing – correctly and when
  • Bridges – mast lowering and raising
  • Which way around at the end of the day
  • Living on a cabin yacht:  Covers, Roof, Gas, Cooking, Water etc
  • Learn to love your quant!
  • And more!

The day runs from approximately 9:00am until 4:30pm or times mutually agreed with your instructor.

For only £195 per person

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