Member Training

Nedlands Yacht Club offers our members various training sessions throughout the year to build sailing and life skills. More information can be found in each Mainsheet Traveller or through the office on 08 9386 5496:

WA Recreational Skippers Ticket or National Power Boat Handling Safety Certificate

For 16 year olds to adults that are handling powered boats, required for regatta safety boat skippers. Classes are taught over multiple evenings with a practical on-the-water test on a weekend following class. NYC members can get free or subsidized tuition. The WA Recreational Skipper’s Ticket (RST) is the minimum legal requirement for operating any motor vessel rated at 6hp or more. Dates are usually announced at the beginning or early sailing season.

First Aid and CPR

Surf Life Saving Western Australia is invited to NYC at the beginning of each season to teach this water safety oriented First Aid class. The class is open to the public and usually held over 2 Saturdays. NYC members and sailing instructors can get free or subsized tuition. Dates are usually announced early sailing season.

Members and the public are welcomed to add their names to waiting lists for any of these classes. Priority is given to students moving to the next level, waiting list names and members. Sailing class discounts are available to members. To add your name to the waiting list for any class, contact NYC on 08 9386 5496

Section Training

The Cruiser section holds a number of training sessions throughout the winter period and dates will be announced as arranged. Please check the Mainsheet closer to the winter season or contact info@nyc.org.au

Members and the public are welcomed to add their names to waiting lists for any of these classes. Priority is given to students moving to the next level, waiting list names and members. Sailing class discounts are available to members. To add your name to the waiting list for any class, contact NYC on 08 9386 5496