(08) 9246 2833

Hillarys-Yacht-Club Start-Crewing-Training-Coursekeelboat learn to sail

This course is the perfect way to start your sailing journey whilst having fun and gaining a qualification.

Whether you are a complete beginner or have some basic knowledge and would like to progress your skills, this course provides a fun and accessible entry into sailing and will give you further opportunity to improve, develop and advance your sailing skills and techniques.

Learning alongside three or four other students, our Australian Sailing qualified instructors deliver a safe and quality learning experience on the spectacular Indian Ocean and upon completion you will hold an internationally recognised qualification from Australian Sailing.

START CREWING & HELMING COURSE

This course develops both your theory and practical skills to confidently crew on a yacht and take control on the helm. 

  • Prepare sails and rigging, correct use of halyards, sheets and deck hardware.
  • Skills and techniques; helm and trim sails; tack and gybe, heave-to; effect of heel and trim; anchoring.
  • Recover a man overboard under sail.
  • Correct operation of safety equipment.
  • Weather and the environment.


Course Cost: $330 Members | $360 Non-Members

upcoming Courses

NOVEMBER COURSE
2nd Nov Saturday, 1300 - 1730
16th Nov Saturday, 0830 - 1300
17th Nov Sunday, 1300 - 1730
23rd Nov Saturday, 1300 - 1730

DECEMBER COURSE 
7th Dec Saturday, 1300 - 1700
14th Dec Saturday, 1300 - 1700
15th Dec Sunday, 1300 - 1700
21st Dec Saturday, 1300 - 1700

JANUARY COURSE  
11th Jan Saturday, 1300 - 1700
12th Jan Sunday, 0830 - 1230
18th Jan Saturday, 1300 - 1700
19th Jan Sunday, 1300 - 1700

FEBRUARY COURSE
2nd Feb Sunday, 1300 - 1700
15th Feb Saturday, 0830 - 1230
16th Feb Sunday, 1300 - 1700
22nd Feb Saturday, 1300 - 1700 

Spinnakers Course

This course introduces you to the fun and challenge of using symmetrical spinnakers. You'll learn how to rig, hoist, fly, gybe, drop and pack a symmetrical and asymmetrical spinnaker. Attendees are expected to have completed the Start Helming Course or have previous sailing experience.

$330 Members   $360 Non-Members

Next Course

No courses are currently scheduled. PleaseThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.and register your interest.

 

Members - Please log in to access Members' Pricing

$360.00
* Course Name:

Select Your Course Start Date:

* Registrant Name:

* Date of Birth:

* Gender:



* Swimming Ability:




* Emergency Name:

* Emergency Mobile:

Emergency Home:

Allergies or medical conditions of any type:

*If an EPIPEN is required, the EPIPEN must be supplied and self administered by the participant or parent / guardian. Please provide care instructions if appropriate:

Our Sponsors
  • Trident Logo
  • Mansfield Marine Logo Feb-2017
  • MinProvise Large
  • ORourke small web
  • Core Wealth logo small
  • NBTC Logo
  • Living Color Smokey Grey Background
  • hillarys harbour resort apartments
  • Dickies web logo
  • Trident Logo
  • glengarry-spectacle-boutique-logo
  • BW Balcatta 01

 

TRADING HOURS

MEMBERS RESTAURANT
Breakfast: Sunday 8am - 11am
Lunch: Wednesday - Sunday 12noon - 3pm
Dinner: Monday 6pm - 9pm
Wednesday - Sunday: 6pm - 9pm

BUFFET MARINA ROOM
Friday: 6pm - 9pm

Find us on Facebook white

MEMBERS BAR
Hours vary throughout the week.
Click here for details.

PINKY'S WET BAR
Wednesday: 12pm - 6pm
Friday : 12pm - 9pm
Saturday & Sunday: 12pm - 6pm

OFFICE
Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm

MARINE LIFTERS
Monday - Friday: 7:30am - 5:30pm
Saturday - Sunday: 7:30am - 4:30pm

Weather Forecast
Perth

7 Day Wind & Wave Weather Forecast