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Opti Racer Course Weekend Training Programme 2020 – 30 Sessions

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Opti Racer Course Weekend Training Programme 2020 – 30 Sessions

Course Syllabus

  • Safety and emergency plans
  • Launching and recovery
  • Capsizing
  • International sailing rules
  • Racing procedures
  • Sail tuning and race rigging
  • Boat handling skills
  • Racing tactics
  • Weather elements and racing strategy
  • Racing practices
  • Physical fitness
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 on the water
  • Develop the confidence and control over the boat at sea

Course Details

Course Duration:

30 half-day sessions during weekends (2:00pm – 5:30pm)

Upcoming Course Dates

Intake 1:
Jan 11, 12, 18, 19,
Feb 1, 2, 8, 9, 15, 16, 22, 23, 29,
Mar 1, 7, 8, 21, 22, 28, 29,
Apr 4, 5, 11, 12, 25, 26,
May 2, 3, 9, 10 (Graduation Day)
Total session: 30sessions

Intake 2:
May 16, 17, 30, 31,
Jun 13, 14, 20, 21, 27, 28,
Jul 4, 5, 11, 12, 18, 19, 25, 26,
Aug 1, 2, 15, 16, 22, 23, 29, 30,
Sep 5, 6, 19, 20 (Graduation Day)
Total session: 30sessions

Intake 3:
Aug 22, 23, 29, 30,
Sep 5, 6, 19, 20, 26, 27,
Oct 3, 4, 10, 11, 17, 18, 24, 25, 31,
Nov 1, 7, 8, 28, 29,
Dec 5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 20 (Graduation Day)
Total session: 30sessions

Intake 4:
Sep 26, 27,
Oct 3, 4, 10, 11, 17, 18, 24, 25, 31,
Nov 1, 7, 8, 28(Full Day), 29(Full Day),
Dec 5(Full Day), 6(Full Day), 12(Full Day), 13(Full Day), 19(Full Day), 20(Full Day) (Graduation Day)
*Full Day: 9:00am – 5:30pm
Total session: 30sessions

Course Location

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

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