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Get on the Water this March and April

By Glyn Williams, Wednesday, 6th March 2019 | 0 comments
Filed under: INSS News, Children's Sailing, Adult Sailing, Powerboating.

Here’s the full listing of all the opportunities to get afloat.

Children’s Sailing

Junior Club – Saturday Sailing during the School Term

The spring/summer term of the Junior Club is up and running, however, new members are welcome to join in at any stage. Sailors choose from two times of attendance, 10am-1pm or 2-5pm. Learn more…

Easter Courses

Our Easter Sailing Courses are the perfect way to brush off those winter cobwebs and prepare yourself for the summer sailing season ahead. Courses run 9am to 5pm each day for ages 7-18 Years. The 4-6 Years Sea Explorers group will run on the second week (3rd-6th April) from 9am-12.30pm.

What's on this Easter in Dun Laoghaire....

Adult Sailing

Yacht Taster Course – 3 hour introductory lesson

Courses run on Saturdays (10am-1pm) or Sundays (2-5pm). Course fee: €49.00

  • Course 1: Saturday 6th April
  • Course 2: Sunday 7th April

Try Sailing…

Beginner Yacht Course – Weekend Course Ideal for Beginners

  • Course 2: 23rd and 24th March
  • Course 3: 30th and 31st March
  • Course 4: 13th and 14th April
  • Course 5: 27th and 28th April

More Information…

Level 2 Keelboat Course

  • Course 1: 6th and 7th April
  • Course 2: 27th and 28th April

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RYA Competent Crew & Day Skipper Course

  • Course 8: 25th-29th March
  • Course 9: 6th, 7th, 12th-14th April - Fully Booked
  • Course 10: 18th-22nd April
  • Course 11: 27th, 28th April, 4th-6th May - Fully Booked

More Information…

One-day Refresher Programmes on Yachts

ICC-Sail Direct Assessments

  • Poolbeg: Assessment 1: Saturday 27th April
  • Dun Laoghaire: Assessment 1: Sunday 28th April

More Information…

Yachtmaster Preparation Course and Exam

  • Week 1: 29th April to 3rd May, Exam 4th and 5th May

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Beginner Dinghy Course

  • Course 1: 6th and 7th April
  • Course 2: 13th and 14th April

More Information...


Introduction to Powerboating – Fast Paced, 1-day introductory programme

  • Course 5: Saturday 30th March - Limited Availability
  • Course 6: Sunday 31st March - Limited Availability
  • Course 7: Saturday 27th April - Course Fully Booked
  • Course 8: Sunday 28th April

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National Powerboat Certificate – Weekend Course Ideal for Beginners

Dun Laoghaire Courses

  • Course 6: 9th and 10th March - Course Fully Booked
  • Course 7: 23rd and 24th March - Course Fully Booked
  • Course 8: 30th and 31st March
  • Course 9: 6th and 7th April - Course Fully Booked
  • Course 10: 13th and 14th April - Course Fully Booked
  • Course 11: 27th and 28th April

Malahide Courses

  • Course B: 13th and 14th April

Poolbeg Courses

  • Course A: 13th and 14th April

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Safety Boat Certificate

  • Course 2: 6th and 7th April

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Intermediate Powerboat Cerfificate

  • Course 2: 30th and 31st March

Further Information…

Shorebased Training

NEW - Coastal Navigation for Small Boats – the Powerboater’s Navigation Course

  • Course 2: Tuesday 30th April, Thursday 2nd, Tuesday 7th, Thursday 9th May

More Information…

VHF Course

  • Course 3: 25th, 26th, 27th, 28th March - Fully Booked

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