Offshore Sailing School

CABIN CRUISER 2 - COMPETENT CREW COURSE PART 1 | Practising basic techniques, progressing and integrating new navigation knowledge.

Who it is aimed at

Adults who have attended Cabin 1 or similar.

Where

At our site in Marina Monfalcone

Location

Offshore Sailing School
Marina Monfalcone
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Duration

2 or 3 days at the weekend

Equipment

Provided by the school

Boat

Elliot 770

Price

190 Euro + 70 Euro for the third day

Available dates

10-11 September | 17-18 September | 15-16 October

Detailed course information

Main topics

Refinement of manoeuvres and gaits; real and apparent wind; setting the sails; buoyancy under sail; boat trim; tacking in the lee, sail reduction; the link between wind, wave, fetch and leeway.

Program

Meeting in the classroom, analysis of the weather situation, description of the day's objectives and exercises. Morning and afternoon outings. Activities in all on-board roles, sailing manoeuvres. Review ashore and debrief.

Clothing

Waterproof oilskin trousers, boots and life jacket provided by us. Dress in comfortable clothing and trainers or boat shoes.

Meals

Lunch at the Marina Monfalcone restaurant. On some days, the course requires lunch on the boat, while sailing or at anchor.

Overnight stay

For courses scheduled after 22 September it is possible to stay overnight, at a cost of 22 Euro per night per person, in the bungalows at Marina Monfalcone.