Practical Sail Training


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Everyone has different training and development needs depending on their personal background and objectives for learning or improving their sailing skills.

Your instructor will ensure your specific needs and requirements are met.  We can assist you with many practical courses on your own boat or a charter boat of your choice.

  • All of our courses can be run in a number of ‘partner’ sailing schools in the UK
  • and overseas:
    • Canary Islands – Canary Sail
    • Majorca – Aigua Sea School

Prices: Low Season (1 Oct – 31 Mar), Mid (Apr & Oct), High (1 May – 30 Sep) for UK, for overseas POA

RYA Practical Courses (all 5 days – £549, £585, £585)

RYA/MCA Certificate of Competence Preparation & Exam  (5 days + Exam £685 – note: additional exam fee payable to examiner £ set by RYA)

Bespoke Courses (Prices on application)

  • Sailing Familiarisation
    This 2 day course is designed to ‘show you the ropes’. Suitable for those who have not sailed before or for those that have ‘had a go’ but require a little more confidence; perfect for introducing family and friends to the sport.
  • Flotilla Holiday Preparation
    This 2 day course is great if you are going on a Flotilla Holiday but want to build you and your crews’ confidence in advance.
  • Skills Building
    A flexible course which can be run over 3 – 5 days and can cover: Confined Waters, Sail Trimming, Downwind sailing (inc. poling out & spinnakers).
  • Miles Building
    If you want to gain experience and confidence when sailing longer distances in less familiar waters, miles building is right for you.
  • Yacht Race Training
    If you are interested in developing your yacht racing skills this is the course for you.  Training includes Yacht Race Training, Rules & Tactics, Foredeck & Bow Work, Helming and Sail Trim.