Training Introduction

Nedlands Yacht Club offers a variety of training opportunities throughout the season from September to April each year.

Junior Learn to Sail / Yachting Australia “Start Sailing” Courses

8 years old and up on a Pacer (2-3 students per boat). Typically Start Sailing Level 1 or Levels 1 & 2, morning classes are held over consecutive days during the school holidays. Class includes a discounted junior membership for the season.Click here for more Junior Learn to Sail details and class schedule.

Adult Learn to Sail / Yachting Australia “Start Sailing” Courses

14 years old and up, adults and families with children 14 years old and up.  2 students per boat. This class is typically held over 3 consecutive weekends (with training on Saturday and Sunday mornings), 3 times a year. Dates are announced at the beginning and middle of the season. Contact NYC to be added to the waiting list.Click here for more Adult Learn to Sail details.

Explore Sailing

A follow-on for the Start Sailing, this course teaches Juniors and Adults racing skills on a variety of boats (Pacer, Manly Jr, Flying 11) based on skill, size and age. Workshops are held as needed throughout the season on Sunday mornings. Instructors and families work together on dates and number of sessions.
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