Assistant Instructor Course AYC - (Placeholder only)

Event information

This event is full.

AYC is planning to hold an assistant instructor course at AYC in March 2023, with a tentative date of 10th March pencilled in.

The purpose of this course is to skill up club volunteers to support the sailing training program at AYC.

Please RSVP, acknowleging an RSVP is not neccarily a commitment by AYC to provide the course.

Course Overview

This course focuses on the skills that an Assistant Instructor will need to assist a qualified Australian Sailing Instructor in delivering dinghy training courses. This qualification is for those who wish to progress in the sport by helping others who are learning.

Course Prerequisites

  • Must be 12 years-old

  • Water confident

  • Comply with relevant State Maritime Licence requirements

Who should do this course?

This course is for anyone wishing to work / help out at an accredited Australian Sailing Discover Sailing Centre or those wishing to go on to become a Dinghy Instructor. It's a great introduction to instructing for teenagers and also others wanting to help out at their Centre, such as parents, volunteers, etc.

Course Outcome

The course aims to provide you with a good foundation in the structure of the Dinghy Program, including an awareness of the fundamental skills, effective communication skills and an introduction to risk management. 

Pending your success, you will gain the Dinghy Assistant Instructor qualification. 


AYC club members $0

Other clubs $105

Course Limit

8 people