Do I need to be able to swim?
To ensure the safety of anyone who is unfortunate enough to fall into the water everyone must wear Personal Buoyancy. Because of this, we do not demand a minimum swimming ability.
What do I need to bring?
- A full change of clothes. Please ensure, you have the correct clothing for the weather
- Footwear (closed toe) which you are happy to get wet
- A towel
- Any toiletries
- Sun cream and sun hat (for sunny weeks)
- A packed lunch
- Refillable water bottle
Do I need a wetsuit?
No, wetsuits are not compulsory, though if you have one feel free to wear it. We provide wetsuits for the RYA Level 1 and 2 sailing course. During the colder months, we advise using them on the Level 2 courses, where a capsize drill is compulsory.
Can I cancel my booking?
Once this booking has been confirmed a refund will not be issued unless the Centre has to cancel the sessions due to adverse weather conditions or other factors beyond its control, or exceptional circumstances approved management.
How much does it cost?
Both the level 1 and 2 cost the same this includes the use of kit and certificate fees.
Level 1 course - £170
Level 2 course - £170
I have a disability can I still partake?
We are a fully inclusive centre, and strive to accommodate to everyone’s needs. If you have any concerns regarding your ability to participate please get in touch and we can discuss it further.
When can I book onto the course?
Bookings will open for all courses every year on the 1st of March.
How can I book?
Click on the orange ‘Book Now’ button above, either sign in or follow the option to book a class (new customers). This should guide you to ‘Lessons & Courses at Better’. Now either search for the centre, or enter or postcode which is N4 2HA.
Next, select activity ‘Water Sports’ and press search. Follow the ‘Book’ button under the course you would like to attend and continue to checkout.