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BEGINNER




This level is aimed at people with no or little sailing experience.
In this course we will address basics of sailing with regard to the concept of the "cruise sailing", knots, and nomenclature aboard.

Theoretical Aspects::

  • Introduction, technical aspects.
    • Concept of "Cruise Sailing"
  • Security - Vests
  • Preparing and rigging the boat
  • Used nomenclatures
    • Boat - Boat Sides
    • Sails - Names, sides and corners of the sails
  • "Points of Sail"
  • Helm maneuvers

Practical Aspects:

  • Care to be taken aboard - Security
  • Rigging the Boat
    • Assembling:
      • Mainsail
      • Genoa / Head Sail- assembling sail sheets
  • Identification of fixed and laboring cables
    • Shrouds
    • Halyards
    • Sail Sheets
  • Applicability of "points of sail"
    • At the Helm
    • On the Sails
  • Maneuvers
    • Tack the boat
      • At the Helm
      • On the Sails
  • Understanding washing and storage of the material
    • Folding the Sails
    • Furl Cables
    • Wash the boat

This course includes:

  • Videos of theoretical sessions
  • "Sailing Manual" in PDF
  • 8 Practical sessions
  • 1 Rgatta in Lisbon

€229,90

Tuition / VAT included