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TRAINING

ON LAND, ON SEA

GRAND LARGE ACADEMY TRAINING

DESCRIPTION OF TRAINING COURSES

 

CREW  - 3 days

• Knowing the skills for living on board and being at anchor

• Helping the skipper entering and leaving port

• Helping the skipper handle the boat under motor and under sail

• Wind and weather: using the information from the VHF, forecasts and the barometer

• Safety: Preparing the boat for sea and at anchor

 

SKIPPER - 5 days

• Prepare your trip (plotting your course, provisioning, log book)

• Leave and enter port safely

• Maneuver under power and under sail

• Apply your skills for living aboard and at anchor

• Safety procedures and use of safety equipment

 

OFFSHORE NAVIGATION - 7 days

• Preparing the boat for offshore (plotting your course, provisioning, legs of your trip)

• Life on board and watchkeeping management on long passages

• Management and communication with your crew offshore. Communicating ashore

• Weather and navigating offshore

• Safety for offshore sailing

 

100% ladies only:

LADIES ONLY 1 - 3 days

• Knowing the skills for living on board and being at anchor

• Helping the skipper entering and leaving port

• Helping the skipper handle the boat under motor and under sail

• Wind and weather: using the information from the VHF, forecasts and the barometer

• Safety: Preparing the boat for sea and at anchor

 

LADIES ONLY 2 - 5 days

• Learn the basics of coastal navigation: driving, maneuvers and life on board

• Manage limits or risk situations

• Being able to compensate for the absence of the master

 

Optimizing your sailing:

PERFORM  - 2 days

• Discover regatta racing

• Improve one’s skills in maneuvers and define a trajectory

• Observe the environment

• Improve the adjustments (sails, daggerboards)

• Race tactics et strategies

 

MANEUVERS IN PORT - 1 day

•Experiment different maneuvers depending on the docking type (anchor warp, dolphin, long side, etc.) and the wind orientation

•Maneuver in reserve

•Docking its boat by the book

•Training in a secured context to better understand maneuvers in your boat

 

MANEUVERS AT SEA - 1 day

• Get into maneuvers in depth and in detail

• Take a reef

• Tacking and jibbing

• Man over board

• Anchoring at the best conditions

 

INDIVIDUAL COACHING

 On your own boat

 On our boats

Duration: as required

 

To sign up for our courses, email us at contact@grandlargeservices.com