Dinghy Instructor pre entry

 This course determines whether candidates wishing to participate on the Sailing Instructor (dinghy) course have the necessary skills and knowledge.

It is a mandatory pre-requisite for entry to Sailing Instructor (Dinghy) training. Successful candidates must complete their Instructor training and assessment within 6 months of completing the pre-entry assessment.

Course Type: Instructor Level


Craft Type: Dinghy


Course Skill: Intermediate


Assumed Knowledge: Skills & knowledge equivalent to Advanced Boat Handling, Kites & Wires 1, Adventure 1.


Content: Assessment on boat handling, navigation, pilotage, rules of the road, weather, coastal knowledge & ropework.


Ability After Course: You will have the necessary skills and knowledge to take a place on the ISA Sailing Instructor (Dinghy) training course.

Course Duration: 1 or 2 day - one day of Training and one day of assessment.

Minimum Age: 16

Cost of course: €160 - Full two day course

Assessment day only: €80

Next scheduled courses: 18th - 19th March 2017

Call us: 051 383783 to book