RYA Youth Sailing Scheme

Using our fleet of Laser Picos, RS Fevas, Wayfarer and Bosun Dinghies our qualified and experienced instructors will certainly maximise your confidence and improve your ability on the water.

See logbook G11 for details of RYA Syllabus (included in the price of our RYA Youth Stage courses)

  • RYA Youth Stage 1

    By the end of this introduction course, you will have a basic understanding of how a boat sails, and some experience of steering and handling a boat.   Book Now
  • RYA Youth Stage 2

    By the end of this course you will have a range of sailing skills and background knowledge, and be well on the way to being a confident small boat sailor. Book Now
  • RYA Youth Stage 3

    Stage 3 is equivalent to Level 2 in the National Sailing Scheme. Having completed Stage 3, you will be able to sail in any direction and rig and launch your boat. Your skills and knowledge mean that you can regard yourself as a sailor, not a beginner.                            Book Now
  • RYA Youth Stage 4

    Age Range: 10 to 16.   Times: 09:00 to 17:00.       Pre-Requisite: Stage 3                      A Stage 4 certificate means that you have the skills to sail a double-handed dinghy as crew or helm, and solve a variety of problems whilst afloat. Passing this course is the natural entry point for the advanced courses in the National Sailing Scheme.                    Book Now
  • RYA Seamanship Skills

    RYA Seamanship Skills

    How to handle a boat in all circumstances and solve problems afloat. Launching and recovering the boat in different circumstances, stopping, reducing sail, recovering a man overboard, anchoring.                                         £170 for 2 days     17 & 18 June 2017 Book Now
  • Back to Sailing

    This course is ideal for those wanting a 'refresher' on what they learnt last year. Spend a couple of days consolidating the sailing skills you have already gained, as well as acquiring new knowledge when you are ready to move on. Ideal for those children who may be 'in between Stages' on the RYA Youth Sailing Scheme.  Book Now
  • RYA Youth Scheme Improver Sailing

    Improver days were introduced to Cobnor last year and designed for young people who have completed at least Stage 2 to improve their skills.                                     £170 for 2 days.               19 & 20 April 2017; 30 & 31 May 2017 Book Now
  • Informal Sailing

    Welcome to Cobnor's Informal Sailing, aimed at enabling sailors to get out on the water and enjoy Chichester Harbour at an affordable price. Whilst our instructors and safety boat will be on hand to advise during the session, this is not a structured sailing course. Book Now