Dinghy Instructor Courses


RYA Dinghy Instructor

Dinghy Instructor

This comprehensive five-day course (minimum age 16) enables candidates to teach beginners up to Seamanship Skills and Spinnaker courses. 

Assessment is continuous throughout the week with a final day moderation; training will consist of on water practical sessions, land based simulator work and theory sessions.  You will learn coaching techniques, course management and group control; you will develop your theoretical knowledge, communication and presenting skills.

If you need advice regarding any of the prerequisites please contact the centre to discuss further.  Our pre-assessment course is arranged sometime before the dinghy instructor course, details are available on request.

Who is this for?
Dinghy sailors wanting to take the next step and start instructing
Course Duration
5 full days.
Pre requisites
RYA Seamanship Skills. RYA Pre-assessment. Valid First Aid Certificate. Powerboat Level 2. Minimum age 16.
Course outcome
RYA Dinghy Instructor Certificate
Other options
Accommodation (camping/B&B).
Price
£350
Call the team for course availability - 01737 644 288

Dinghy Instructor Package Deal

Dinghy Instructor Package Deal

Book Dinghy Instructor, Powerboat 2 and 1st Aid all with Aqua Sports saving £106. Select individual courses and appropriate dates and discount will be added in the basket.

Price
£599
Call the team for course availability - 01737 644 288

Dinghy Instructor Pre-Enty Assessment

Dinghy Instructor Pre-assessment

Our Dinghy Instructors Pre-assessment Course is a prerequisite for anyone wishing to train as an RYA Dinghy Instructor.

Your sailing ability to become an instructor will be assessed, it is required to be at an RYA Seamanship level in order to pass this course.  Please call the centre and talk to our in-house trainer to discuss any requirements regarding this course.

Who is this for?
Dinghy Instructor Candidates
Course Duration
1 full day.
Pre requisites
Booked a Dinghy Instructor Course.
Course outcome
Ability to do the Dinghy Instructor Course.
Other options
None.
Price
£85
Call the team for course availability - 01737 644 288

RYA Powerboat Level 2

RYA Powerboat Level 2

This is the equivalent of a powerboat driving licence and is a requirement for instructor qualifications.  It allows you the use of small boats on inland waters.  This comprehensive theory and practical based course covers the basics of safe boat handling whether planing or close quarters manoeuvring.

Who is this for?
16+ requiring a powerboat license
Course Duration
2 full days
Pre requisites
None.
Course outcome
RYA Level 2 Powerboating certificate
Other options
Package price alongside an Instructor course.
Price
£250
Call the team for course availability - 01737 644 288