If you fancy learning sailing skills & are aged between 11 & 15 years old get on board the free power boat & dingy sailing taster sessions being offered at Belfast Marina..

There will be 3 one-day free sessions between the 19 & 21 August on offered by Belfast City Council in partnership with Titanic Foundation & Belfast Harbour.

This is accessible for everybody to apply – you will be leanring how to sail hawk keel boats, learn rigging, sail control and helm, drive a sea rover and displacement boat, andexplore the commercial aspects of the docks.

The training takes place at Belfast Marina and participants visit the birthplace of the Titanic, get close to the iconic Samson and Goliath cranes and take a trip on the “Wee Tram’,

The training will run between 9am-4.30pm each day application forms are available at www.belfastcity.gov.uk/sailtraining

If you wish to speak to someone about the opportunity and how you might take advantage of it contact Stephen Tate on 02890 320202 ext 3584 or email community@belfastity.gov.uk