Basic yachting course

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·Marine terminology.
·How to use the winch correctly?
·How to determine the direction of the wind?
·Turns tacking and gybing.
·Theory of interaction between wind and sail.
·Roll and stability.
·What is a apparent wind?
·What to do in a "man overboard" situation?
·All about sail shape.
·Most used nodes.
·International Rules of Preventing Collision at Sea.
·How to behave in heavy wind?
·How to reef sails.

The practice takes place in one of the most picturesque places in the city - Varna Bay. The standard route passes through Galata, Fichosa and the lighthouse.

Example schedule
2-day course
10: 00-11 – 50-Theory on a yacht or in a classroom
12:00-3:00 – Practical lesson
3:00-4: 00 – Break
4:00-7: 00 – Practical lesson
3-day course
10: 00-11 – 50-Theory on a yacht or in a classroom
10:00-12:00 – Practical lesson
12: 00-13: 00 – Theory on the yacht and break
13:00-14:00 – Practical lesson

Choose a comfortable clothing to protect yourself from the sun, sunglasses, hat, swimsuit (if you plan to swim), sunscreen, yachting gloves or sports hall, drinking water, closed shoes (without heels), raincoat if rain is raining

"Birdy" model - Beneteau Oceanis 331.

Place of the meeting - the yacht, which is located at the port of LZ yachting, Sea Station, Varna

It is advisable to come 15 minutes before the scheduled meeting time.

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There are just a few steps from your first step aboard to getting your yacht licence and a full master sailing skills!

Take a chance to book a comprehensive sailing course of 2 full day or 4 in half-day sessions in the GG Sailing school. Basic course is perfect for beginners and covers all you need to know to get started in sailing.

GG Sailing’s basic sailing course is the lowest level of steer training offered by school.

You will be amazed at how much you will learn in such a short period of time.

As practice shows, every person can become an experienced yachtsman. To find out in detail what yachting is, you don’t have to spend a huge amount of money on offshore trips. It is enough to enrol in GG Sailing’s basic course.

The GGSailing’s basic course takes you through the intermediate level. For a certain amount of time, depending on your free time and your financial capabilities, you will get basic theoretical knowledge and learn basic practical skills for yacht steering. Don’t forget, we offer the uniq possibility to save time and money!

The GG Sailing base course is right for you if:

– You have never step aboard on a sailing yacht and have no idea what to expect but have always dreamed to try;

– You want to be an competent crew member on a boar, not just a “ballast” of the vessel;

– looking for people who, just like you, love the sea, fun, wind and the speed.

The base course schedule – 2 full days or 4 half-day, is designed to be also suitable for people who can not afford yachting during weekdays, but can devote themselves entirely to sailing at the weekend.

The basic course includes two main parts: theoretical lessons and practical lessons. as during the sessions you will learn how yacht is built and what types of yachts are exist, learn how to moor and handle rigging, and learn how to work with sails.

After completing the basic course in GG Sailing school in Bulgaria, you will cease afraid of the complex Nautical terminology. You will know at all times what exactly is happening on the boat and you will always be ready to board the yacht and sailing.

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Have any questions?

Call us right now on +359 (89) 572-19-17.

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Work time:

Every day from 09: 00h. until 20:00h.

Varna, Bulgaria

Sea Port Varna «LZ Yachting»


+359 (89) 572-19-17

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