Career Training

Detailed Programme Agenda

We're delighted to outline the precise course structure on for each of our upcoming programmes below. Each programme can be booked with a €400 deposit. Please note, by paying the booking deposit you agree to our terms and conditions. Our cancellation policy for this programme can be viewed here.

What happens if travel restrictions or the situation with COVID-19 persists?

If the course is unable to go ahead, a full refund of any fees paid will be made. We will also consider situations in any participants country of origin, including whether you can travel to Ireland safely. Regular communication is our preferred route on this, rather than any surprises for either you or us close to the course start time.

Programme Course Dates and Agendas...

March 2021 Programme

Programme Dates...

Week 1: Monday 1st March to Friday 5th March

  • Practical RYA Competent Crew Course
  • VHF Course Monday – Thursday Evenings

Weekend 1: Sunday 7th March

  • Sunday: First Aid Course             

Week 2: Monday 8th to Friday 12th March

  • RYA Day Skipper Practical Course

Weekend 2: Saturday 13th March

  • Saturday: Med Mooring and Parking Drills  

Week 3: Monday 15th to Friday 19th September

  • RYA Coastal Skipper Course

Week 4: Saturday 29th to Wednesday 24th March

  • Yachtmaster Coastal Prep Week

Yachtmaster Exam: Thursday 25th and Friday 26th September

  • RYA Yachtmaster Coastal Certificate of Competency Exam

Accommodation Notes...

Accommodation is provided aboard the training yacht for the duration of the programme, beginning Monday 1st March at 9.30am at our clubhouse. Accommodation is then provided each night, Monday 1st March to Thursday 25th March. Accommodation is not provided on the night of Friday 26th March.

Arriving early or departing late, accommodation options...

The town of Dun Laoghaire and surrounding area is well served by a series of hotels, AirBnB's and hostels. One budget option is the Marina House Hostel, located very close to our clubhouse and a recommended option.

Payment Details...

The programme fees are €3,499. A deposit of €400 is required to secure a place.

The online theory course programme will be issued upon payment of the second €400 instalment.

Payment of Instalments: We'll organise a system to work through payments in a flexible manner for you, with full payment due by the commencement of the course.

Bookings...

Please feel free to get in touch with us prior to booking, we'd be very happy to answer any questions you may have. Our telephone is +35312844195, or email sailing@inss.ie.

Pay the Deposit and Secure your Place Online Now...

April 2021 Programme

Programme Dates...

Welcome and Meet Instructor

  • Tuesday 6th April. 4pm at Irish National Sailing & Powerboat School clubhouse.

Week 1: Wednesday 7th to Sunday 11th April

  • Practical RYA Competent Crew Course
  • VHF Course – Tuesday 6th, Wednesday 7th, Thursday 8th and Friday 9th April (evenings)

Week 2: Monday 12th to Friday 16th April

  • RYA Day Skipper Practical Course

Weekend 2: Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th April

  • Saturday: Med Mooring and Parking Drills
  • Sunday: First Aid Course

Week 3: Monday 19th to Friday 23rd April

  • RYA Coastal Skipper Course

Week 4: Saturday 24th to Wednesday 28th April

  • Yachtmaster Coastal Prep Week

Yachtmaster Exam: Thursday 29th and Friday 30th April

  • RYA Yachtmaster Coastal Certificate of Competency Exam

Accommodation Notes...

Accommodation is provided aboard the training yacht for the duration of the programme, beginning Tuesday 6th April at 4pm at our clubhouse. Accommodation is then provided each night, Tuesday 6th April to Thursday 29th April. Accommodation is not provided on the night of Friday 30th April.

Arriving early or departing late, accommodation options...

The town of Dun Laoghaire and surrounding area is well served by a series of hotels, AirBnB's and hostels. One budget option is the Marina House Hostel, located very close to our clubhouse and a recommended option.

Payment Details...

The programme fees are €3,499. A deposit of €400 is required to secure a place.

The online theory course programme will be issued upon payment of the second €400 instalment.

Payment of Instalments: We'll organise a system to work through payments in a flexible manner for you, with full payment due by the commencement of the course.

Bookings...

Please feel free to get in touch with us prior to booking, we'd be very happy to answer any questions you may have. Our telephone is +35312844195, or email sailing@inss.ie.

Pay the Deposit and Secure your Place Online Now...

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