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Youth Courses      Adult Courses
ASCSS is recognised as a training centre by the RYA and RYA courses are run by our instructors from the David Woodhead Centre in Bristol.
The RYA courses are 16hours, generally a weekend 9.00 to 17.00 each day. They are available for Youths (10 to 16) and Adults (over 16) and cover from Beginner to Advanced Sailing and Assistant Instructor. We also run Powerboat and Safety boat courses.
Each course includes both on the water tuition in the Floating Harbour and on shore tuition in a classroom at Pooles Wharf.
Stage 1 (Youths) and Level 1 (Adults) courses include the RYA Start Sailing book and the appropriate log book.
Certificates for candidates who are able to demonstrate the required ability and knowledge for the course are also included in the course cost.