This improver course seeks to bridge the gap between Start Sailing L1, Basic Skills L2, and the Advanced Modules. It is intended to make the transition easier for those sailors wishing to progress further through the scheme, allowing them opportunity to practice and consolidate their techniques and also have a taster of what some of the advanced modules have to offer.
Course run over 2 Days £220
Course run over 5 Half-days £240
Course content: Rigging, launching & recovery, revision & development of sailing techniques & manoeuvres, sailing theory, navigation, meteorology.
Pre-course experience: Level 2 or equivalent experience
Assumed knowledge: Sailing skills to the standard of level 2
Ability after course: More confident in sailing skills and techniques, and ready to progress onto the advanced modules
Duration: 2 days (or equivalent sessions)
Group size: a maximum of 3 in a group
Restrictions: Participants must be confident in open water
Age: 16 and over
If any of the participants are under 18 years of age the parent or guardian must sign on their behalf on the booking form
Clothing required: Please bring with you suitable clothing for the time of year and weather conditions. Jeans and Wellington boots are not suitable and you will not be permitted to take part wearing these items. Footwear is NOT provided and you are required to bring trainers or aqua shoes to wear Showers and changing facilities are provided on site
Special information: As we are situated within the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park, there is plenty for the spectator to do
West Wales Watersports is a fully accredited RYA training centre with highly qualified and experienced instructors. There are a range of courses on offer to cater for all ages and abilities from beginners to experienced sailors.