Navy

We are MGS Royal Navy Section.

We train every Thursday from 15:30-17:10, working on various seamanship and general military skills,such as rope work, chart work, knowledge of the Royal Navy, leadership tasks, drill and weapons handling. 

The section is run by Lt (RN) Tismer and supported by S Lt Pinn and S Lt Foreman.

In general, the winter months will be spent in classrooms going over the RN knowledge syllabus, navigation lessons and practical leadership tasks. The summer and autumn months will mostly be spent undertaking afloat training lessons in a RYA sailing/BCU canoeing school, where cadets can gain nationally recognized sailing and canoeing proficiency certificates.

In general, the winter months will be spent in classrooms going over the RN knowledge syllabus, navigation lessons and practical leadership tasks. The summer and autumn months will mostly be spent undertaking afloat training lessons in a RYA sailing/BCU canoeing school, where cadets can gain nationally recognized sailing and canoeing proficiency certificates.

 

Camps and Courses

The CCF offers a huge range of camps and courses at a very minimal cost for RN Section cadets. These courses cover afloat training in sailing boats and yachts, power boats and canoes. In addition, courses are offered for adventurous training, weapons handling, Royal Navy, Royal Marines and Fleet Air Arm acquaintance, electronics, first aid, and many other areas.

 

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