CA House Courses

Courses that are run at CA House

RYA VHF Radio Course plus Assessment

Date: 
Repeats every day 1 times. Also includes Sun Sep 27 2020.
Sat, 26/09/2020 (All day)
Sun, 27/09/2020 (All day)

Details: A VHF radio is an essential piece of safety equipment and it is vital to understand the correct procedures. The course will teach you these procedures. To get the VHF Radio Licence, (Short Range Certificate SRC) you must successfully complete a course and then take a separate classroom based assessment.

The course is run by First Class Sailing and full details can be found here.

RYA First Aid at Sea Course

Date: 
Sun, 13/09/2020 (All day)

Details: In the unlikely event of a medical emergency at sea, prompt action and a little first aid knowledge can save lives. The one day RYA First Aid at Sea Course provides a working knowledge of First Aid for people using small craft, and support to skippers of yachts and small craft working within 60 nautical miles of a safe haven. The RYA First Aid at Sea Course is approved by the Maritime and Coastguard Agency.

RYA First Aid at Sea Course

Date: 
Sun, 06/09/2020 (All day)

Details: In the unlikely event of a medical emergency at sea, prompt action and a little first aid knowledge can save lives. The one day RYA First Aid at Sea Course provides a working knowledge of First Aid for people using small craft, and support to skippers of yachts and small craft working within 60 nautical miles of a safe haven. The RYA First Aid at Sea Course is approved by the Maritime and Coastguard Agency.

RYA VHF Radio Course plus Assessment

Date: 
Repeats every day 1 times. Also includes Sun Sep 06 2020.
Sat, 05/09/2020 (All day)
Sun, 06/09/2020 (All day)

Details: A VHF radio is an essential piece of safety equipment and it is vital to understand the correct procedures. The course will teach you these procedures. To get the VHF Radio Licence, (Short Range Certificate SRC) you must successfully complete a course and then take a separate classroom based assessment.

The course is run by First Class Sailing and full details can be found here.

RYA Diesel Engine Maintenance Course

Date: 
Sun, 23/08/2020 (All day)

Details: Mechanical failure is the main cause of rescue call-outs to cruisers. Basic maintenance and engine care will help ensure that you are not part of this statistic. The RYA Diesel Engine Maintenance Course is essential for all users of today's boats. Students are assessed by short exercises during the course and practical work with two demonstration engines.

RYA First Aid at Sea Course

Date: 
Sat, 22/08/2020 (All day)

Details: In the unlikely event of a medical emergency at sea, prompt action and a little first aid knowledge can save lives. The one day RYA First Aid at Sea Course provides a working knowledge of First Aid for people using small craft, and support to skippers of yachts and small craft working within 60 nautical miles of a safe haven. The RYA First Aid at Sea Course is approved by the Maritime and Coastguard Agency.

RYA VHF Radio Course plus Assessment

Date: 
Repeats every day 1 times. Also includes Sun Jul 26 2020.
Sat, 25/07/2020 (All day)
Sun, 26/07/2020 (All day)

Details: A VHF radio is an essential piece of safety equipment and it is vital to understand the correct procedures. The course will teach you these procedures. To get the VHF Radio Licence, (Short Range Certificate SRC) you must successfully complete a course and then take a separate classroom based assessment.

The course is run by First Class Sailing and full details can be found here.

French Language Class for Sailors on Zoom

Date: 
Repeats every week every Tuesday and every Thursday 6 times.
Tue, 07/07/2020 (All day)
Thu, 09/07/2020 (All day)
Tue, 14/07/2020 (All day)
Thu, 16/07/2020 (All day)
Tue, 21/07/2020 (All day)
Thu, 23/07/2020 (All day)

Details: Translate the local French weather forecast, converse with an engineer about a leaky salt water pump. Arrive in port knowing how to talk to the marina staff who offer to take your lines or the chap at the fuel dock. Be confident in asking a passing fishing boat for some sardines.

Spanish Language Class for Sailors on Zoom

Date: 
Repeats every week every Monday and every Wednesday 6 times.
Mon, 06/07/2020 (All day)
Wed, 08/07/2020 (All day)
Mon, 13/07/2020 (All day)
Wed, 15/07/2020 (All day)
Mon, 20/07/2020 (All day)
Wed, 22/07/2020 (All day)

Details: Translate the local Spanish weather forecast, converse with an engineer about a leaky salt water pump. Arrive in port knowing how to talk to the marina staff who offer to take your lines or the chap at the fuel dock. Be confident in asking a passing fishing boat for some sardines.

RYA Offshore Safety Course (ISAF) on Zoom

Date: 
Sun, 26/07/2020 (All day)

Details: The aim of the 1 day RYA/World Sailing Offshore Personal Survival Course is to provide skippers and crews of yachts taking part in offshore races with the necessary skills and knowledge to deal with an emergency. The course will give you a good knowledge of the safety equipment carried on small boats and the seamanship techniques needed to survive at sea in heavy weather.