Combination of any 2 of Kites & Wires Instructor, Club Racing Instructor or Adventure Sailing Instructor.
ISA Advanced Dinghy Instructor
Length of Course
You will be trained and prepared for the role of the Advanced Sailing Instructor including being able to deliver the syllabus of Advanced Boat Handling and two of Kites & Wires, Adventure or Racing.
SailCork's base at East Ferry near Cobh in Cork Harbour, with waters suitable for sailing in all weather. Full facilities including a chartroom for briefings, changing rooms and easy access to the water for dinghies.
What to bring
Your personal sailing gear, suitable for dinghy sailing in all conditions. Buoyancy aid. Notebook and pen. Whistle and knife. Books including RYA Dinghy Instructor Handbook G14, RYA Dinghy Sailing Advanced Handbook G12, RYA Start Sailing G3, Up to date Personal Logbook (ISA Dinghy Logbook or RYA equivalent). All books available in SailCork shop (click here)
Bring a packed lunch as well as snack and drink for mid morning.
KITES & WIRES: Application and practice of instruction skills learned in Dinghy Instructor course in the setting of Kites & Wires. CLUB RACING: Principals of learning, coaching theory & practice, presentation skills, session planning, delivery, & evaluation, assessment techniques, safety, ethics, regatta and race preparation, Boat preparation, Care & Maintenance, Rules, Strategies & Tactics, Tech. ADVENTURE SAILING: Application and practice of instruction skills learned in Dinghy Instructor course. Additional modules to include Navigation, Passage Planning & Passage Making, Maintenance and care.
See pre-course requirements for Adventure, Kites & Wires or Racing as appropriate.