You will need to start a sailing course appropriate to your current level of experience, you do not have to start at the beginning.
Pre-course experience: None
Assumed knowledge: None
Course content: The yacht, ropework, underway, rules of the road, man overboard recovery, clothing and equipment, emergency equipment and precaution, meteorology
Ability after the course: Basic knowledge of yachting
Min duration: 2 Days
Minimum age: None
The RYA Start Yachting course is a two-day fun introductory course to sailing for complete beginners.