Join training Yacht at 1900 on the
Sunday Evening. Meet your Instructor, settle on board, un-pack. Briefing on fire
safety, Use of Heads, Cabin lights and fans, Fresh water system, How to make Cup
of tea/Coffee!! Freshen up then off for a cool drink and bite to eat in the local
restaurants and get to know the rest of the crew.
Breakfast onboard, followed
by Safety Brief covering the Yachts Safety Equipment, where it is, what it does,
and how to use it. Prep for Sea then off around the Marina for some" pontoon
bashing!" Practice boat handling under power, Sail training, including tacking,
Gybing reefing, practice Man Overboard. Anchor for the night and dine onboard
followed by a well deserved good nights sleep.
Pre Dawn start!!!!! Up, prep for sea, then,
Set Sail for Penang. Sunrise at sea, followed by a hearty breakfast. Slip into
the Watch routine of steering, keeping lookout, Position fixing, Spotting for
Dolphins. PM Landfall with Penang hill on the horizon. Watch Georgetown get closer
as the Skipper prepares the boat for arrival. Moor in the Marina near the Centre
of the City and off to explore.