Learn to Sail
Keen to learn how to sail or interested in becoming a certified sailor? Whether you are a total beginner, or an experienced pro you can find sailing certification courses in destinations all around the world. Search RYA courses and sailing schools today.
Sailing Courses & RYA Qualifications
Book a RYA Qualification
You will get taught from fully qualified instructors and skippers and soon pick up the skills you need to sail a yacht. A popular option is to take a Royal Yachting Association (RYA) qualification and gain the skills and knowledge to work as a sailing instructor/skipper abroad.
Popular Destinations to Get Certified
What Are RYA Courses?
The Royal Yachting Association (RYA) is the national body for all forms of boating under power or sail, including dinghy and yacht racing, motor and sail cruising, RIBs and sports boats, powerboat racing, windsurfing, inland cruising and narrowboats, and personal watercraft.
Types of Courses
- RYA Competent Crew
- RYA Day Skipper
- RYA Day Skipper Fastrack
- Novice to RYA Day Skipper
- RYA Coastal Skipper
- Coastal Skipper Combined
- RYA Yachtmaster Coastal
- RYA Yachtmaster Offshore
- RYA ICC Flotilla
- Group & Family Courses
- Professional Yachtmaster Fastrack Programs
What is Usually Included
Your course on one of our tuition yachts includes the following:
- Instruction from RYA qualifed instructors
- Breakfast & light lunch
- All diesel, water & gas
- Participation in flotilla activities
- Bed linen
- Course completion certificate (if you pass)
- Discounted sailing holidays
Prices vary depending on the company, course and destination. You can expect to pay around £500 for a group course or around £1000 for private tuition.