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Enhanced International Certificate of Competency (I.C.C.) Courses in 2017-2018

Thinking of chartering a boat abroad?
Thinking of refreshing your navigation and chart work skills?
Do you remember what lights vessels towing at night should show?
Are you looking for something to do on wintery Monday nights?

There are many reasons why you should consider enrolling in one of our Enhanced ICC Course in 2017-2018…

Theory courses for the International Certificate of Competency (ICC) will be held in the National Yacht Club during the coming winter months.

Each Theory Course will consist of 5 Monday evenings tuition and one evening written tests

The course times will be from 1915 hrs to 2145 hrs each Monday.

Course 1: 30th October to 4th December
Course 2: 8th January to 12th February

A minimum of 4 students are required for course to go ahead with a maximum of 12 students per course to insure quality of tuition.

For more information and to book a place, please click here

Adult Sail Training – Registrations for course 2 now open!

The NYC is running Adult Sail Training courses for all levels (newcomers, rusty sailors, improvers…) starting on Monday 24th July or Wednesday 26th.

You can choose to either attend the Monday or Wednesday evening classes running for 8 weeks from 18:30 to 21:00

The courses will use 1720 Sportboats,  RS Ventures and Wayfarers. On the water sessions will be weather permitting.
Courses will be run under the ISA Small Boat Sailing Scheme by fully qualified ISA instructors.

For details and registration, please visit here: www.nyc.ie/sailing/adult-training/

Mark Laying Course – Saturday 20th May

The National Yacht Club is organising a Basic Mark Laying Course on Saturday 20th May for all RIB drivers (instructors, parents) currently helping out running our events.

NYC Mark Layer extra-ordinaire Mal Nowlan will share part of his in-depth knowledge on what to expect from a Race Officer and how to quickly and efficiently lay a small racing course. A National Powerboat  Certificate and a good level of confidence driving a RIB  are a pre-requisite.

Costs are left at a minimum to defray petrol & encourage participation for this up-skilling course.  Register Here

Marine Diesel Engines – Winter Talk

JB Room – Thursday 19th October @ 7.30pm

Installation, correct operation and regular maintenance of marine diesel engines will be explored and explained by marine professional Sean Walsh with an engine at hand to show you exactly  where and what to do (or not do!). This is a very timely event to learn or refresh your memory on best practices to winterize your engine if you just lifted out!

 

RSVP here please

 

“Mums can sail too” are back for more!

Back by popular demand! Drop the kids to school and come socialising and sailing before collecting them again…For three Wednesday mornings, starting the 21st of September, come learn to sail or brush up on your skills.

Click here for more details and to register

 

 

 

SBSS Instructor CPD Revalidation workshops

THIS COURSE IS NOW FULL

The NYC is running an instructors’ revalidation workshops on Saturday 10th September, 2016. Only 6 places available on a first come first served basis! Click here to register