TRAINING AT SEA
Sail at a speed you enjoy!
You’ve got the project. We’ll support you.
Because every project is unique, Outremer is very attentive to the client’s needs and trust is the watchword in its customer relations.
More than just building a boat, Outremer brings your dreams to life by being at your side at every stage of the project.
To better support you in the preparation of your journey, we offer you a full range of training sessions to ensure your autonomy and safety at sea: classes on land and onboard, technical and practical lessons.
Training to suit your needs
Grand Large Academy has an innovative teaching style for grown-ups. The Grand Large Academy approach is based on experience and places enjoyment at the heart of learning. The training staff at Grand Large Academy, all teachers and experienced sailors, offer personalized support by focusing on communication and interaction.
Training on the catamaran of your dreams
Based out of La Grande Motte on France’s Mediterranean coast, Grand Large Academy training courses are conducted on board Outremer catamarans, the benchmark for blue water cruising boats. Known for their sea-keeping qualities, reliability, performance and comfort at sea, there are already over three hundred Outremer catamarans cruising the world’s oceans.
UPGRADE YOUR SKILLS ON AN OUTREMER
- Prepare the boat for sea and at anchor
- Maneuver under power and under sails
- Leave and enter the port safely
- Winds and weather : use the information of the VHF, forecasts and the barometer
- Safety procedures and equipment
- Maneuvers in port
UPGRADE YOUR SKILLS ON AN OUTREMER – LADIES ONLY
Enhance and learn the details of all catamaran maneuvers among females in total serenity.
This course takes place on board an Outremer catamaran. The skipper will adapt the course according to the needs and expectations of the participants.
This course will help you to:
- Tack and gybe easily and safely
- Hoist and trim different sails
- Reduce sail, the range of sail use, and optimize sail use according to the crew
- Become autonomous with maneuvers
- The program is defined according to your wishes
- Quickly improve your skills with the Outremer custom training
- Example of themes:
– Optimization of your sail trim
– Basics of racing
MAY 25 – 29, 2020 – La Grande-Motte