National Yacht Club

 

Courses/ Training

National Powerboat Certificate Course – May 2022

Due to popular demand!

The National Yacht Club is organising a ‘National Powerboat Certificate’ course open to all over 16s.

The course is held over 3 evenings:

> May 26th  5.30pm – 10.30pm

> May 27th 5.30pm – 10.30pm

> May 30th 5.30pm – 10.30pm

NYC Members Special Pricing: €190.00 (plus payment processing fees)

Maximum 9 participants on a first come first served basis
(Please be aware that we need to have a ratio of 1 instructor for 3 candidates and that the pricing is only covering costs so we need groups of 3,6, or 9 candidates)

Please register Here

Adult Pre-Summer 2022 Laser Coaching Sessions – Saturday Mornings

he NYC is staging Laser coaching for adults of all ability (from new or returning to Laser sailing to experienced sailors) on Saturday mornings from 10:00 to 13:00 for 5 weeks:

Dates: starting Saturday 30th April for the following dates 7th 14th 21st May & 11th June

PLEASE NOTE THERE WILL BE NO TRAINING ON MAY 28th AS WE ARE HOSTING THE LASER MASTERS

€100 for the 5 weeks.  The course is limited to 12 participants on a 1st come 1st served basis. The coach is James Delaney

Note: You must have your own boat and be a member of the National Yacht Club to register!

Please register here

National Powerboat Certificate Course – April 2022

Due to popular demand!

The National Yacht Club is organising a ‘National Powerboat Certificate’ course open to all over 17s.

The course is held over 2 evenings and a full day:

Wednesday and Thursday 20th & 21st April from 6pm until 9.30 AND Saturday 23rd April 9.30-4pm

NYC Members Special Pricing: €190.00 (plus payment processing fees)

Maximum 12 participants on a first come first served basis
(Please be aware that we need to have a ratio of 1 instructor for 3 candidates and that the pricing is only covering costs so we need groups of 3,6,9 or 12 candidates)

Please register here

NYC ‘Get Involved’ Sailwave Results Software Course – Saturday 16th April

Due to popular demand!

Following the ‘get involved’ information evening last week, we are delighted to stage a Sailwave Results Software course on Saturday 16th April (morning or afternoon session) for all our future events volunteers!

Being involved on the results side of our events is a great way to be part of the action without ever getting wet or seasick!

Dara Totterdell, member of the Irish Sailing Results steering group and ‘Sailwave Guru’ will be heading the sessions…

Please register here

VHF

VHF Courses in April in the NYC

Due to popular demand, we are organising 2 VHF Courses at a special discounted rate to our members with Irish Offshore Sailing.

The details are as follows:

Course 1:

2-night VHF course on 12/13th April 1800-2130hrs with exam on evening of 13th at 20.30.

Course 2:

on April 23rd 0930-1800hrs

Course Provider: Ronan O Siochru/ Irish Offshore Sailing. Max: 12 participants per course

Costs:

Costs: €200 for NYC members

Ronan will be running a RYA VHF course for €200 which includes exam fee. Should anyone require MMSI sign off, Ronan will sort this out free of charge. For all other purposes, the RYA cert is valid.

Please use the form here to sign up

IS Local Umpire Course – March 22 – Zoom

Date: Monday 28th and Wednesday 30th March 2022
Time: 18.00 to 21.00 hours both evenings

This course is for anyone interested in improving their umpire skills. Both Match and Team Racing use a system of umpiring, in which penalties are imposed during the race, avoiding, for the most part, the need for conventional protests.

It is delivered by International Umpires Chris Lindsay and Cxema Pico.

Minimum age 16yrs. Costs: €10pp

Any equipment necessary: Note taking materials.
The presentation will be available post-session.

For more details and to register, Please Click Here