Enjoy some time out on the lake with our book and play boat hire. We have a variety of boats available between 11am and 5pm daily
Introduction to Dinghy Sailing - Weekend
This course is the perfect introduction to the wonderful world of dinghy sailing. Working towards the RYA Level 1 certificate, you'll learn the basics of sailing small dinghies with confidence. On completion, you will be qualified to take out one of our single-handed dinghies on your own. Ages 16+
Courses run over a weekend
Improvers Dinghy Sailing - Weekend
Expand your sailing knowledge, skills and confidence on an Improvers Dinghy Sailing course. Following the RYA National Sailing Scheme Level 2 syllabus, you’ll learn more efficient sailing and a range of manoeuvres as well as useful theory and background knowledge. On gaining this certificate you will be able to hire out double handed sailing boats at Dinton and other RYA Training centres around the world. RYA Level 1 or equivalent experience required. Ages 16+
Courses run over a weekend.
Paddleboard Experience Day
Interested in learning how to stand up paddleboard? This one day course will get you stand up paddleboarding with ease. It will cover all the basic skills as well as improving your knowledge and paddleboarding efficiency.
Following the RYA Powerboat Level 2 syllabus, this two-day course will give you the skills to drive and manoeuvre a powerboat competently and safely. On completion you will be awarded with a Powerboat Level 2 certificate, which is the driving licence of powerboating. No previous experience is required. Suitable for age 12+
Due to Covid face masks must be worn at all times when on the boats. The controls will be cleaned between uses and hand sanitizer must be used throughout the day. If all three participants are in the same household they will not need to wear masks.
Seamanship Skills Course
On this course you will learn to handle your boat in a seaman like manner. You will work on advanced skills such as Rudderless sailing and enhance other skills and manoeuvres from RYA Level 2 or Stage 4. Suitable for ages 13+.
This course will be run all week from 9am-5pm.
Emergency First Aid at work - 8 Hour
Learn the basics of land-based lifesaving skills and keep up to date with new techniques and procedures. Ages 14+
The course meets the requirements for RYA and BC Instructors.