RYA SEA SCHOOL: Sail Cruising Courses in Greece
Sail Ionian is a family run RYA training centre offering expert tuition for all levels of experience. We are the longest established RYA Sea School in the Southern Ionian. Our courses are taught by very experienced, professional and friendly instructors on well maintained and fully equipped yachts. We offer the full range of RYA courses for those new to sailing to more experienced sailors looking to further enhance their skills and knowledge on the water. So if you want to gain your RYA qualification abroad, sailing in the Mediterranean sea, havea look at what we have to offer.
If you and your crew would like to be qualified, and are mixed abilities, we are happy to teach different sailing courses on the same yacht. Our courses are personalised to meet the needs and expectations of you and your crew. With a maximum of four per course, this gives time for individual tuition and attention to all on board. We ensure a relaxed and informal approach from our instructors. Situated in an ideal area to learn both sailing and boat handling, we aim to provide a unique, extremely valuable and fun learning experience.
RYA courses are available for all abilities and ages. We encourage everyone on board to have a go. The courses are ideal for people wanting to get certified or learn to sail. They can be combined with a holiday but the focus is on learning. We also offer: FAMILY COURSES, LADIES ONLY COURSES, COUPLES ONLY COURSES, OWN BOAT TUITION, ICC and assessment, MOORING PRACTICE DAYS and OTHER OPTIONS. See our COURSE FINDER
Email our instructors for advice or call 0800 321 3800 for advice about holidays, yachts, offers and booking.
A short introduction to yacht sailing for those who have never sailed before. This course aims to introduce many aspects of sailing and you will learn some of the skills required to be useful crew on a yacht anywhere in the world. Skills includes knots and rope handling, sailing terms, points of sail, safety and much much more. It is a relaxed and fun 2 days.
Assumed knowledge: None
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A perfect introduction to sailing!
This course is ideal for dinghy sailors, novice sailors or inexperienced sailors. You will learn all the skills required to be a useful crew member aboard a yacht anywhere in the world. This includes knots and rope handling, sailing terms, points of sail, mooring techniques, man overboard, using the dinghy, safety and much much more. We will also incorporate some extras into your training and you will be mooring and navigating the boat each day.
Minimum age for this course is 8 years and there is no maximum age!
Assumed knowledge: none or dinghy sailors
Following courses: Day Skipper theory and Day Skipper practical