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Sailing course BASICS OF SAILING in Sailing school in Croatia

Mediterrana offer beginner's sailig course Basics of sailing in sailing school in Croatia. Beginner's sailing course Basics of sailing take place in Jezera in Murter island and waters of Murter island and Kornati islands in Croatia.

Beginner's sailing course Basics of sailing introduce basic skills and knowledge for safe and pleasant sailing.

     

 

RYA sailing courses in Croatia:

RYA Competent crew sailing course

RYA Day skipper sailing course

RYA Coastal skipper sailing course

     

Saiing course Basics of sailing

At the beginner's sailing course Basics of sailing teaches you how to act and what to do in different positions on a sailing boat, how to handle the ropes and sailing equipment, how to perform the basic manoeuvres, trim and reef the sails, how to act when men is overboard, teach you first aid on boat, ropes, signals, lingts on boats and vessels, how to avous collisions on sea, ...

During the sailing course you acquire basic sailing knowledge students sailing on ten-meter long sailing boats (Adriatic 1020 or Val 35) in the waters in front of Jezera on Murter island and in Kornati islands.

During the morning session the students get ready to go afloat and receive detailed explanations of all the activities on the programme for that day.

The afternoon session comprises the first aid lectures followed by the analysis of that day's sailing activities and all the questions students might have are being answered.

If you wish to take the exam for Boat Leader's License of Competency at the end of the course, we will provide the literature and organize classes which will take place every evening after dinner, and that will be sufficient to pass the exam.

 

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Sailing school courses and cruises in Croatia:

Basics of sailing sailing course

Basic of coastal sailing and cruising sailing course

  Extended sailing skills and navigation sailing course

Skipper training program sailing course

Regatta sailing course

Spinnaker sailing course

Gourmet sailing in Adriatic sea

Offshore sailing to Otranto

Sailing school base:

ACI marina Jezera

  ACI marine Jezera official presentation

National parks close to Murter island:

National Park Kornati

National Park Krka

Travel by car to Jezera in Murter island:

Car travel route to Jezera in Murter island in Croatia

Program of sailing course Basics of sailing

The beginner's basic sailing course teaches you basic knowledge and skills necessary for safe sailing:

  • Safety at the sea and on board,
  • Terminology for basic points of sailing (close hauling, reaching, broad reaching, downwind, port side, starboard side, windward side, ...),
  • What makes boat moving forward?,
  • Positions of crew members,
  • Sails and trimming of sails,
  • Reefing of the sails,
  • Sailing in course,
  • Avoiding collisions at the sea,
  • Tack, gybe,
  • Anchoring,
  • Apparent wind,
  • Meteorology (wind, compass rose, clouds, ...),
  • Knots.

Accommodation: on boat (subject to availability), in rooms or apartments in Jezera near ACI marina Jezera

Arrival to sailing school: on Saturday before 18.00 hour

Departures from sailing school: on Thursday at the evening or Friday in the morning

Min. age requirements: 16 years old

Min. required experiences: swimming skills and readiness of physical activities

Sailing area: local water of Murter island

Sailing course duration: 5 days

 
     

SAILING COURSE BASICS OF SAILING dates in 2017

  • 25.03. - 30.03.2017
  • 01.04. - 06.04.2017
  • 08.04. - 13.04.2017
  • 15.04. - 20.04.2017
  • 22.04. - 27.04.2017
  • 29.04. - 04.05.2017
  • 06.05. - 11.05.2017
  • 13.05. - 18.05.2017
  • 20.05. - 25.05.2017
  • 27.05. - 01.06.2017
  • 03.06. - 08.06.2017
  • 10.06. - 15.06.2017
  • 17.06. - 22.06.2017
  • 24.06. - 29.06.2017
  • 01.07. - 06.07.2017
  • 08.07. - 13.07.2017
 
  • 15.07. - 20.07.2017
  • 22.07. - 27.07.2017
  • 29.07. - 03.08.2017
  • 05.08. - 10.08.2017
  • 12.08. - 17.08.2017
  • 19.08. - 24.08.2017
  • 26.08. - 31.08.2017
  • 02.09. - 07.09.2017
  • 09.09. - 14.09.2017
  • 16.09. - 21.09.2017
  • 23.09. - 28.09.2017
  • 30.09. - 05.10.2017
  • 07.10. - 12.10.2017
  • 14.10. - 19.10.2017
  • 21.10. - 26.10.2017
  • 28.10. - 02.11.2017
     

Prices:

  • 499 EUR / Person for courses from 25.03. to 04.05.2017
  • 595 EUR / Person for courses from 06.05. to 22.06.2017
  • 669 EUR / Person for courses from 24.06. to 07.09.2017
  • 595 EUR / Person for courses from 09.09. to 28.09.2017
  • 499 EUR / Person for courses from 30.09. to 02.11.2017
 

Price include:

Course lead by instructors, sailing boat, diesel fuel, cooking gas, end cleaning of sailing boat and VAT.

Extras:

  • Accommodation rooms or apartments in Jezera during course,
  • Food
  • Food for instructors
  • Marina expenses for berths outside ACI marina Jezera,
  • 1 EUR / Person daily for Tourist tax (Residence tax)

Indicated extras are about 250 EUR / Person during beginner sailing course.

In indicated extra costs are included accommodation, food and tourist tax (residence tax).

     

Payment terms:

30 % at booking confirmation and 70 % at the latest 3 weeks before arrival to sailing school.

 

Payment options:

Payment to our bank account, with PayPal or Credit cards.