- Expand your sailing knowledge
- Learn from professional instructors
- Prepare for the VDS sailing license open keelboat
The professional instructors will build on your already-existing knowledge to get you ready for your sailing adventures ahead. The course runs once a week for three weeks. Content of the course: Strengthening of the elementary sailing maneuvers and commands from the beginner course Extension of sailing maneuvers and commands by docking and unberthi...
- Course with a professional instructor, Final examination, Weather- and waterproof pants and jacket, Automatic life vests, Sailing gloves
- Food and drinks
- Instant confirmation Selected dates Where: Landsteg/Liegeplatz 544, Olympiahafen Schilksee, 24159 Kiel, Germany What to remember: Your instructors speak German and English. A separate English course cannot be offered at the momentWhether or not the course can take place depends on the weather and wind conditionsIn case of (thunder) storms, the course will be postponed to the next available datePrerequisite for participation: Stella Maris beginner & VDS basic sailing certificate (or other comparable prior knowledge from a different sailing school)Participants must be in a normal physical conditionParticipants must have a certain degree of swimming ability (Jugendschwimmschein Bronze or comparable certificate for 15min free-swimming)The minimum age for this course is 16 yearsParticipants under 18 years of age can only take part with the written consent of a legal custodian. Please print out and fill in the form that you can find hereIf you agree to have pictures taken of you during the course, that will be provided for your personal use and might be used on the provider's social media channels, please print out and bring the document titled Download PDF Fotorechte hereThe course total duration is 10.5 hours of intense lessons, divided into 3 sessions/dates of 3.5 hours and the practical and theoretical examination of 3 hoursPlease bring: Change of clothes, warm clothes for underneath (skiing underwear, fleece), sun protection (e.g. hat, sun cream, sunglasses), waterproof shoes or wellington boots (non-slip and with a white sole), something to drink (no glass bottles allowed) When: Additional course regularThis course is available on selected dates at 3.00pm or 5.00pm (please check the calendar)The course takes place once a week for 3 weeksThe final examination always takes place on the Thursday or Friday of the third course week from 5.00pm to 8.00pm Additional course compactThis course is available on selected dates (please check the calendar)The course runs from Monday to Wednesday at 10.00amThe final examination takes place on Thursday at 10.00am Additional course weekendThis course takes place on selected weekends throughout the year (please check the calendar)Course hours are Friday from 3.00pm - 6.30pm, Saturday from 10.00am - 1.30pm and 3.00pm - 6.30pmThe final examination takes place on Sunday from 10.00am to 1.00pm
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