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Key Information


2 days

Running Times

09.15 - 17.00

Awarded Certificates

RYA Basic Skills (L2)

Minimum standard

Has a basic understanding of the fundamentals of sailing and be able to sail in light conditions up, down and across the wind under the close guidance of an instructor.

Minimum Age

16 yrs

Improve your sailing on this 2 day course which has an emphasis on providing lots of practical experience out on the water, aimed at building your confidence and competence.
Over the 2 days we aim to cover the following;
RYA Basic Skills (Level 2): This practical course consolidates what you will already have learnt on the RYAtart Sailin (L1) course and sets out the foundations for developing your sailing. Practical on water sessions include coming alongside, improved tacking and gybing and man overboard. By the end of this course you should be a competent light-wind sailor, able to confidently sail around a short course without an instructor onboard.
Key learning points:

Rigging, launching and landing, sailing in all directions, man overboard recovery, coming alongside, safety information and basic sailing theory.
Our friendly instructors will be with you every step of the way, offering clear instruction, guidance and encouragement to ensure you really get the most out of your sailing weekend.

Plas Menai will provide all necessary personal protective clothing including wetsuits, waterproofs, buoyancy aids and helmets.

Please bring with you;
  • Swimming togs & towel
  • Footwear for on the water
  • Sock that cover your ankles
  • 50p for locker

To progress your sailing further we recommend you joining your local sailing club to help consolidate what you have learnt. Once you have gained more experience and confidence, then think about trying our RYA Better Sailing (L3) for a further 2 days, or Develop your Sailing 5 day course: RYA Better Sailing (L3) & Seamanship Skills.
To find out where your nearest sailing club is please visit the RYA website.


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