Start Yachting, Competent Crew, Day Skipper, Coastal Skipper, Yachtmaster CoastalExamination and RYA/MCA for Yachtmaster Offshore
Start Yachting is normally run over a weekend starting at on the Friday evening.
Competent Crew, Day Skipper, Coastal Skipper and Yachtmaster Coastal are a 5 day course starting Sunday evening completing late Friday afternoon.
Examinations,for Yachtmaster Coaosta/Offshore are in addition to the 5 day refresher.
All on board food, fuel, marina berthing costs are included.
Free Island Cruising Club membership is included on your first 5 day practical course/cruises, giving club access to the club keel boats, launches, club sailing and rib for 12 months.
RYA Day Skipper theory course, RYA Coastal/OffshoreYachtmaster theory course, And *RYA Ocean Yachtmaster theory course these are delivered byNavathome.com a RYA recognised centre specialising in online training
Island Spirit – skippered summer cruises and mile building
Island Spirit is owned by members and operated by the Island Cruising Club in Salcombe to encourage yacht sailing at an affordable level through skippered cruises and member charters. The Club also provides training courses to enable clients to gain formal RYA qualifications.
All our week-long cruises begin and end in Salcombe but
our extended summer cruise will incorporate legs that start and end at ports
with good public transport links.
The Island Cruising Club organise informal
(non-training) Club group sailing events, which range from a half day, to a day
or more. If you would like to kept informed of the Island Spirit informal
cruises, then contact Keith Baker, Rear Commodore Cruising, and he will keep
you up-dated on forthcoming events
‘Island Spirit’ is a Delphia 37 and is perfect for teaching, mile-building and relaxed cruising. We can accommodate up to 5 guests plus the skipper for RYA courses and mile-building, and up to seven plus skipper for cruising, informal group sailing and day trips.