Cumbrae is running an RYA Day Skipper Shorebased course at Clyde Cruising Clubs Bardowie Loch venue. The course is being run over a series of dates; Sun 12th Feb, Sun 19th Feb, Sat 25th Feb and the weekend Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th March.
This classroom based courses provides a sound introduction to; Chartwork and Navigation, Safety and Rules of the Road, Passage Planning, Weather, Tides and Pilotage. The course is being delivered by Cumbrae Instructors in Glasgow at Bardowie Loch, Milngavie. Spaces are now available on this course which has been opened out by the club to anyone wishing to take part, As this is an introductory course no prior experience is necessary although some prior experience of sailing will help with understanding of some of the theoretical concepts
The cost of the course is £240 This includes the course fee and the training pack complete with charts and exercises as well as the accompanying training almanac. candidates will need to provide their own packed lunch. To book a place on this course or for more information please call the Cumbrae centre on 01475 530 757.