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Shore Based Courses

Race Management

If you are interested in any of following courses pleases contact the HISC Office either for more information or to put your name onto a waiting list - We try to arrange courses based upon these lists in order to satisfy demand - all courses are at HISC unless stated otherwise.

For more information please contact the sailing secretary:

HISC Mark Laying Course - 1 day

Please call the office to book £10 per person.

RYA Powerboat Level 2 certificate is preferable but not essential.

This is a one day introduction to working on a race course in the harbour or Hayling Bay.
No previous knowledge is necessary and the candidates will by the close of play have an understanding of the various types and shapes of race course and the skills necessary to be able to successfully lay the marks for the course.

Topics covered: Duties of the Mark Layer, Area of Operation, Anchoring, Equipment Used, Race Course Configuration, Basic VHF Communications, Basic GPS. Distance & Bearing, Towing & Streaming Race Marks, Recovering Race Marks.

Dates: Available Here

RYA First Aid - 1 day

This one day course incorporates theoretical and practical aspects of First Aid. It covers all essential components including CRP, choking, wound care and water related incidents.

This ticket is essential for the Dinghy Instructors Course but beneficial to all.

Dates: Available Here

RYA First Aid Refresher Session

Duration: Two hours. Specifically covering the incidents that our rescue boats are likely to attend too, such as drowning, hyperthermia, big bleeds, head injuries & VHF procedure.

Dates: Available Here


Training Cancellation Policy

We will refund you in full if you cancel your booking 48 hours prior to your booking. Cancellation within 48 hours is non refundable except for in the below situations.

In exceptional circumstances some cancellations within 48 hours will be offered a 50% refund onto their membership club card.

If a ticketed space can be resold then we will refund you in full.