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Day Skippers Ticket

Day Skippers TicketDay Skippers are qualified to skipper a sailboat at sea from sunrise to sunset. Local waters are defined as 15 nautical miles from the skippers' home port, or 25 miles from their home port provided they are no more than 15 nautical miles from an approved safe haven.

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Inland Waters Skippers Ticket

Inland Waters Skippers TicketInland Waters Skippers are qualified to skipper a sailboat on inland waters by day or by night.  While the Academy provides the required Inland Waters Skippers Ticket training, SAS are the only body that SAMSA has authorised to issue certificates of competance for keelboats.

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Keelboat Crew Endorsement

Keelboat Crew EndorsementOnce you've learned how to sail a dinghy, you may want to learn to sail keelboats.  This Keelboat Crew Endorsement course will develop the skills already learned on dinghies and apply them to keelboat sailing.  This course is a prerequisite to the Inland Water Skippers Ticket, if you are coming from a dingy sailing background.

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Getting Afloat Sailing

getting afloat sailingThis fun and exciting adult sailing course is the perfect introduction to sailing for people 17 years of age and older. Your sailing coaches will cover all the basics of dinghy sailing. The course consists of theory and on-the-water training, by the end of this adult sailing course you should be confident sailing in light winds under supervision.

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Getting Afloat Sailing for Families

getting afloat sailing for familiesPart of Theewater Sailing Academy's mission is to get as many people out on the water as possible, therefore Family Sailing Courses are very high on our agenda.  Theewater Sailing Academy actively promotes and encourages families to develop their sailing skills together, true quality time, and offers this family sailing course to facilitate this.

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Mastering Basic Hobie Skills

mastering basic Hobie skillsOnce you've learnt the basics of dinghy sailing, in the 'Getting Afloat Sailing' course, you need to expand on your Hobie knowledge and skills. This adult sailing course concentrates on building your Hobie sailing abilities, the 'Mastering Basic Hobie Skills' course is the way to go.

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