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RYA Competent Crew

Port Solent Marina, Portsmouth. PO6 4TJ

  • Next Date: 23rd Oct 2023
  • Price: GBP (£)799

Course Details

  • School Portsmouth & Chichester Marine Training
  • Location Port Solent Marina, Portsmouth. PO6 4TJ
  • All Dates 23rd Oct 2023 - 5 places
    25th Mar 2024 - 5 places
    1st Apr 2024 - 5 places
    8th Apr 2024 - 5 places
    22nd Apr 2024 - 5 places
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    27th May 2024 - 5 places
    10th Jun 2024 - 5 places
    24th Jun 2024 - 5 places
    15th Jul 2024 - 5 places
    22nd Jul 2024 - 5 places
    29th Jul 2024 - 5 places
    26th Aug 2024 - 5 places
  • Duration 5 day(s)
  • Accommodation Included Yes
  • Reference CC

The competent crew course aims to teach beginners how to be an active member of the crew. By the end of the course you will be able to steer a yacht, handle sails, keep a look out, row a dinghy and help with the day to day running of a yacht.


The course is designed to introduce you to yachts and how to be a competent and safe member of the crew. You will learn the sailing terminology and how different parts of the yacht work. Operating the rigging and sails, sail handling and ropework are all part of the syllabus. You will also gain knowledge about personal safety and emergency equipment, man overboard practice, meteorology, rules of the road, general duties onboard and how to row a dinghy.

Useful Information

Yacht is spacious Hallberg Rassy 46. Accommodation is onboard for 4 nights. All meals eaten onboard are included, as well as fuel and mooring fees. Bedding and towel provided, and use of waterproofs if required.


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Portsmouth & Chichester Marine Training

Port Solent Marina, Portsmouth. PO6 4TJ

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