A practical course which will help to improve your understanding of how a yacht handles under power and improve your boat handling skills in close quarters situations
The boat handling course will help you to feel more confident when manoeuvring a yacht in a tight marina or in windy conditions. Your experienced instructor will explain the main factors that affect how a yacht handles under power and how the wind can have affect on your yacht.
You will gain a better understanding of how windage, prop walk, tide, rudder shape and prop wash effect your yacht which will help you to carry out the perfect manoeuvre.
Different ways of mooring will be exercised during the day
This course is run in a friendly and relaxed manner to help you get the most out of your time on the water.
Itinerary: 0900 until approximately 1700
What's Included: Wet weather gear, lunch, morning and afternoon tea