Seamanship Skills

The Seamanship Skills course builds on knowledge from the final adult and children sailing courses.

It will teach you more about different manoeuvres afloat and various aspects of sailing theory, helping you gain more confidence and hone your skills, learning how to deal with difficult conditions or problems afloat.

Course Contents

  • Heaving to
  • Reefing afloat
  • Towing
  • Anchoring
  • Road trailering
  • Advanced terminology
  • Regulations / Rules of the Road
  • Meteorology and weather forcasts


  • Sailing skills and knowledge to the level of RYA Level 2 or RYA Stage 4 


2 Days