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Monday, 07 December 2015 19:15

Dinghy Instructor Training Course Dates Confirmed for 2016

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The 2016 Dinghy Instructor Training Course dates have now been confirmed. They are :-


                      21st February - Pre-Assessment

                      5th, 6th, 13th and 19th March - Course

                      20th March - Externally Moderated Assessment


All those wishing to join this course should reserve their places on-line at the www.burtonsailingclub.co.uk/index.php/training/training-home page.


The cost for the Course is heavilty discounted for those who are hold sailing membership of the Club, the course is also offered to external students where places are available.


The Club will be running an internal Dinghy Instructor Coaching day, the date for this course will be advertised shortly.

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Keith Pallett

Sailing Club Training Principal.

If you want to discuss any training matter please give me a call on 07824 358062, or email me at keith@comech.co.uk.


I am keen to enable and help all our members with your training needs, don't wait for a course we have a large number of keen, skilled and incredibly good instructors willing to help you develop your sailing and Power Boat Skills

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