Courses at
Middle Nene Sailing Club
will be published soon.




 
If you have any questions relating to our training courses, please contact our Training Secretary Claire Corbett at the address below:
training@middlenenesc.co.uk

Please Note: To attend all of the courses you must be at least 8 years old and able to swim 50 metres in light clothing.
All information given is subject to change without prior notice. Please confirm with the Training Secretary before making any firm commitments.

 

TRAINING Courses for sailing

 

The club is planning a variety of sailing courses for adult, junior, and prospective members, whether newcomers to the sport, with no previous experience, or those wishing to improve their performance after learning the basics. All subject to confirmation. Please contact the Training Secretary for further details. There is a charge for these courses.

 

BASIC SAILING Tasters

Our “Start to Sail“ is a group based course for initial sailing experience.

 

Racing Coaching

Race Coaching can be provided for both adult and junior members who wish to learn the fundamentals needed to get started in club racing. 

 

RYA Level 1 and 2 Sailing Courses

We will be running three 2-day RYA courses to Level 1 and/or 2. Details see under 'Sailing Courses'.

 

IMPROVING YOUR SAILING

For those members who have attended a training course, to improve your skills we are normally able to lend you club owned boats to practice in, for your first year. These boats may only be used with the prior permission of a member of the training committee, and will only be available if not being used for training purposes.

 

To attend all of the above courses you must be at least 8 years old and be able to swim 50 metres in light clothing. You must be a club member and pay a course fee as appropriate, contact the Training Secretary for further information. Parents are encouraged to join the club as Social Members or Full Members. There is no more cost involved in the training described in this section, or for the use of the club’s dinghies which junior members can use by arrangement when they are in the charge of a responsible adult and rescue cover is provided.

 

For further information on any aspects of training contact:-

Rear Commodore Training - Alex Dodds - 07510935597 - alexcdodds@gmail.com
Training Secretary- Claire Corbett- 07871605574 - training@middlenenesc.co.uk

 

TRAINING for powerboats

 

Elementary powerboat training is given on the safe use of all our craft and all new members are encouraged to make use of this training facility.

 

Structured RYA Powerboat courses (Power boat 2 and Safety boat) are also provided to MNSC members only, by our RYA qualified instructor and dates will be posted in the clubhouse and on the website.

 

Courses can be either a full day (Saturday) or over several Monday evenings. Please see the notice on the Training Notice Board in the club house or make arrangements with one of our power boat instructors.  

 

Elementary training will be a nominal fee to cover fuel, but a charge will be made to members for structured courses contact the RC Training for current courses and charges. Certification can only be achieved following successful assessment and previous experience.

 

For further information on any aspects of training contact:-

Rear Commodore Training - Alex Dodds - 07510935597 - alexcdodds@gmail.com
Training Secretary- Claire Corbett- 07871605574 - training@middlenenesc.co.uk

 

Any additional training that is organised will be notified by email, the club website, posters at the club etc...