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Opti Junior Weekend Training Programme 2019

Kids

Opti Junior Weekend Training Programme 2019

SingaporeSailing offers a diverse range of sailing programmes for little ones with our Learn to Sail courses (kids). Whether it’s an intense 4-day course or a 12-week weekend course, you will find something that suits your child’s needs and schedule! Below are some of the current (and future) sailing courses that we have!

If you have any enquiries or you couldn’t find any course that fits your child’s schedule, do drop us an email.

Course Syllabus

  • Safety precautions
  • Parts of the boat & their usage
  • Points of sail
  • Simple sailing knots
  • Rigging and de-rigging
  • Basic boat handling
  • Heave-to
  • Getting out of irons
  • Launching and recovery
  • Capsizing
  • Avoidance of collision
  • General knowledge of weather, tides & current
At the end of this course, you will...
  • Be able to sail on your own
  • Know the various parts and functions of a sailboat
  • Learn and apply useful rope and knot techniques
  • Understand basic sailing rules while out in the water
  • Develop the confidence and control over the boat at sea

Course Details

Course Duration:

10 half-day sessions during weekends (9:30am – 1pm)

 

Upcoming Course Dates

Intake 1: Jan 5, 6, 12, 13, 26, 27 | Feb 9, 10, 16, 17

Intake 2: Apr 20, 21, 27, 28 | May 4, 5, 11, 12, 18, 25

Intake 3: Jun 22, 23, 29, 30 | Jul 6, 7, 13, 14, 20, 21

Intake 4: Jul 27, 28 | Aug 17, 18, 24, 25, 31 | Sep 1, 7, 8

Intake 5: Sep 21, 22, 28, 29 | Oct 5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 20

Intake 6: Oct 26 | Nov 2, 3, 9, 10, 23, 24, 30 | Dec 1, 7

*Dates are subjected to changes

Course Location

Singapore Sailing Federation
1500 East Coast Parkway
National Sailing Centre
Singapore 468963

Cost Information

$411.95* (Singaporean)
$493.34* (PR/Foreigner)

*Prices inclusive of GST

Pre-requisites
  • Able to swim for 50 metres with a Personal Flotation Device (PFD)
  • Min 6 years old (as of course date)
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