Beginner Courses

The key to a happy and successful sailing experience is choosing a course or holiday that’s right for you. The most important factor is your current level of knowledge and ability.

These courses are for ‘Beginner Level’.
e.g. You’re either a total beginner or have spent less than 3 days on a yacht or dinghy.

RYA Competent Crew

You'll learn everything you need to know to help sail a yacht - how to steer, trim the sails, use the anchor and winches, and what all those ropes do!
 

Online RYA Essential Navigation Course

Before taking a Day Skipper Practical course, you will need to learn theory. A good place to start is with the online Essential Navigation & Seamanship (ENS) course provided by the RYA. The ENS course doesn't cover everything you'll need for Day Skipper but, at only 10 hours study, which you can do in your [...]

Start Yachting

An introduction for those who are unsure if yachting is for them. You’ll learn some basics and help sail the boat while visiting a pretty Greek port.