Courses, Events & Conferences

 

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 East Region Events:

RYA East Instructor Development Opportunities 2021

There are a number of exciting instructor development opportunities planned in 2021 - you can find the full list here and below, and the expression of interest form here.  Please contact Jen Miller with any queries - jen.miller@rya.org.uk

We would like to encourage you to express your interest in RYA East Instructor Development opportunities. However with the new national lockdown in place and uncertainty around future restrictions we may have to postpone, re-arrange or cancel practical courses. Completing the expression of interest form will enable us to gauge interest and keep you informed.

ONLINE | 1 HOUR | FREE
Introduction to Coaching & Instructing
Find out what becoming a Coach or Instructor involves, the benefits and what to expect from a course
13th January 19:30 or 16th February 19:30

PRACTICAL | ½ DAY | £5pp
Discover Coaching & Instructing
A fun, practical session discovering what Instructing and Coaching is all about.
6th March AM at Priory SC
6th March AM at Alton Watersports Centre
20th March AM at Norfolk Broads YC

PRACTICAL | 1 DAY | £25pp
Dinghy Instructor Pre Entry Preparation Day
Informal coaching and feedback on your personal sailing skills to help you prepare for a future assessment
TBC

PRACTICAL | 5 DAYS
Dinghy or Windsurf Instructor Courses
If your club would like to hold a DI course or have spaces that need filling, get in touch, we can help facilitate this.

PRACTICAL | 2 DAYS | £50pp
Keelboat Endorsement for Dinghy Instructors
Enhance your DI qualification and start teaching the RYA courses in Keelboats
17th & 18th April at Royal Corinthian YC

PRACTICAL | 2 DAYS | £50pp
Advanced Endorsement for Dinghy Instructors
Enhance your DI qualification and start teaching the advanced RYA modules
TBC

PRACTICAL | 1 DAY | £25pp
Race Endorsement for Dinghy Instructors
Enhance your DI qualification and start teaching the RYA Racing Syllabus
TBC

PRACTICAL | 2 DAYS | £125pp
Race Coach Level 2
If your club would like to hold a RCL2 course or have spaces that need filling, get in touch

ONLINE | 1.5 HOURS | FREE
Senior Instructor Introduction
An insight into what’s involved and what to expect on a course
28th January 19:00

PRACTICAL | 1 DAY | £25pp
Dinghy Senior Instructor Course Preparation Day
A day on the water to help you prepare for your SI course
TBC

PRACTICAL | 4.5 DAYS | £250pp
Dinghy Senior Instructor Course
Learn the skills required to manage instructors delivering activity afloat
26th – 28th March at Grafham Water Centre and
10th – 11th April at Felixstowe Ferry SC

PRACTICAL | 2 DAYS | £50pp
Safety Boat Course
Learn to safely and efficiently rescue a variety of craft
29th & 30th March at Grafham Water SC

PRACTICAL | 4 DAYS | £150pp
Powerboat Instructor Course
Use your powerboat experience and knowledge to teach others
TBC

 

RYA East Club Development Forums

Keep checking here for news of Club Development Forums over the spring.

 

RYA Instructor Training Day - 13 March 2021 

Save the date for the 2021 Virtual Instructor Training Day - which will take place on Saturday 13 March - find out more here.

 

RYA Cruising Conference 2021

The RYA Cruising Conference will be virtual in 2021, taking place on Sunday 21 March.  There will be live talks, online workshops, exhibits and 'ask the experts' - find out more here.

 

East Region Conferences:

  • The 2020 RYA Affiliated Club Conference was virtual in 2020 and took place on Saturday 21 November.
  • The RYA Affiliated Club Conference took place on Saturday 23 November 2019 at the Royal Hospital School, Ipswich.  A video of the day's events can be viewed here:
     

  • The RYA East Cruising Conference took place on Sunday 24 November 2019 also at the Royal Hospital School, Ipswich.