World Cruising Training
The three day Ocean Cruising Seminar will take place from 1.15pm on Friday through to 3pm on Sunday. It covers in depth, a variety of subjects associated with the planning and preparation required for an Atlantic Circuit or round the world voyage. Lecturers have been chosen for their wealth of knowledge in their specialist fields. Special emphasis will be on the ARC and World ARC and what to expect in terms of weather and equipment issues. A number of the lecturers have sailed in the rallies and will draw on their experience from their participation in the event.
Ocean Cruising Seminar: Guildford, UK: 31 March to 2 April 2017
Ocean Cruising Seminar
When: 31 March - 2 April, 2017
Where: Holiday Inn, Guildford, UK
ARC Langtur Camp Dronningen, Norway 2017
ARC Langtur Camp arrangeres for seilere som har / planlegger / drømmer om å reise på Langtur med egen seilbåt og være best mulig forberedt. Arrangementet er spesielt rettet mot seilere som planlegger å delta i ARC eller World ARC rally, men alle seilere er hjertelig velkommen. ARC Langtur Camp arrangeres sammen med Kongelig Norsk Seilforening.
KNS Gjestehavn - Dronningen Lørdag 22 April / Søndag 23 April 2017
ARC DelMarVa Offshore Seminar 2017
Join World Cruising Club and sailing industry experts to learn about sailing ARC DelMarVa route, planning and navigation for offshore.
- Fuel Capacity & Planning
- Safety Equipment Offshore
- Watchkeeping Rotations
- Night Sailing
- Weather Patterns & Forecasting
Saturday April 29th, 10am - 5pm, Annapolis, MD
Free for ARC DelMarVa participants with Access Code
$95 per person for others.
ARC Channel Islands Seminar
The ARC Channel Islands Seminar will cover areas important for completing a channel crossing as well as information for cruising around the Channel Islands and guidance on how to prepare your boat and crew for the rally and some reminders of best practice for safe sailing.
Saturday 6th May, 10:00 to 16:30
Chichester Yacht Club, Chichester Marina, Birdham PO20 7EJ
Cost: £45 per person
Discounts for rally participants. Contact World Cruising Club for discount code.
ARC Bluewater Weekend 2017
The Bluewater Weekend, is for sailors who are aiming at going offshore cruising and want to know what to look for when choosing a bluewater cruising boat. For those in the boat search phase of their count-down to offshore cruising, the Bluewater Weekend will provide the knowledge to help make the right choice of boat, plan a refit, and manage the costs of cruising, as well as meeting and mingling with experienced bluewater cruisers to share knowledge and gain inspiration, all in a relaxed, friendly atmosphere.
Saturday 20 May and Sunday 21 May, 2017
Berthon Marina, Lymington, UK
Hamble School of Yachting offer rally participants exclusive training dates and discounted prices for the ISAF Offshore Safety course, RYA Sea Survival and RYA First Aid courses. These are highly recommended for any skippers and crew going offshore, and especially for anyone participating in or considering the ARC, ARC Portugal and World ARC.
Training Courses for Bluewater Cruisers
What is it like to do a sea survival course
Sea Safety TrainingWe joined Hamble School of Yachting for three days of training, covering the RYA/ISAF Offshore Safety, RYA Sea Survival and RYA
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