Discover how to safely sail round-the-clock. Achieve skills and confidence for long passages on your own.
Give your team the best time ever with an exhilarating break or focused team building and leadership event under sail. Sail where dolphins and manatees play. Come to South Seas Island Resort, a acre island destination surrounded by sandy beaches, bays and the Gulf of Mexico. Earn Bareboat Cruising Certification on a Moorings sail or power charter yacht. Learn as you sail from island to island, stopping each night in a different port in paradise. Pete with terrific museums, restaurants and night life.
You earn three US Sailing certifications -- Basic Keelboat, Basic Cruising and Bareboat Cruising -- starting with two days on a 26 footer, then six on a gorgeous big cruising monohull or catamaran yacht. Everything is first class, and well worth the money and time spent. The instructors really set Offshore apart from other sailing organizations.
We all loved the course. Fantastic program Mr. Offshore dramatically increased my sailing knowledge. I loved every minute. We will definitely be back for the live aboard course. Our Fast Track week was fun and educational from beginning to end. Great experience! We left feeling confident and eager to step aboard again. My wife went from novice to knowledgeable and reliable.
Fast Track to Cruising gave us the knowledge and skills to enjoy cruising for the rest of our lives. We thoroughly enjoyed the course. One of the best weeks ever. We learned so much and had fun at the same time.
At Offshore Sailing School you can learn to sail on fast and stable keelboats, learn to cruise on big spacious sailboats or powerboats, and lean to race high performance sailboats and win! At Offshore Sailing School there is a sailing course or power boat course for every level. Learning at Offshore Sailing School comes with many rewards, not the least of which is a lifetime of cruising and boating adventures. And the biggest reward of all is that amazing sense of freedom you get when learning to sail, cruise on sailboats or powerboats, or race sailboats with a professional, super-experienced and certified Offshore Sailing School instructor.
Start Learning Now! Click here to see an interview with Steve and Doris Colgate, as they were about to embark on another bareboat cruising adventure. The Colgates want everyone to experience the freedom sailing and boating provides, just as it has done for them over the years. If you get a chance to visit the U. Sailboat Show in Annapolis which occurs each year in early October, stop by and have a chat with Steve and Doris.
Their enthusiasm for sailing is truly infectious! Offshore sailing instructors are caring sailors and mariners with extensive sailing and teaching experience. Their mission is to give you the skills, knowledge and confidence to thoroughly enjoy the sailing lifestyle. The list of Offshore Sailing School awards and accolades is testament to the best sailing instruction, boating programs, and Colgate sailing classes in Florida and the British Virgin Islands.
The boats you learn on in the Offshore Sailing School fleet are carefully chosen and designed for teaching and your sailing comfort. We learned very little with the other school. Bottom line is that from my experience Offshore rocks and is the Harvard, Princeton, Yale of sailing schools.
After you complete a Colgate course offering at Offshore Sailing School, if the sailing instruction you received was not up to your expectations, let us know right away and we will arrange to give you the same course over again, tuition free.
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All teaching is conducted in English and it is imperative that you have a good knowledge of the language and able to comprehend written instructions. Taking time to sail is difficult in these times of work and family commitments. So in order that you learn as much as possible in a limited time we have designed these sailing courses to give you the maximum from the days you may have available.
The training materials books etc are of the quality you would expect from a leader in sailing education. The ASA now has most theory exams on line so that you can take the exams before you arrive at your training location. Or you can bring the books with you and study as you progress though the course. Students who want to progress as quickly as possible have the following 'Live aboard' sailing courses. Those students who have already passed their Yacht Crew can now progress to full Bare boat Skipper by taking this 7 day course.
A 7 to 10 day course dependent on students. You can build your experience with professional instructors or guest sailors who attend these cruises. You will learn what's it's like to live on a yacht for extended periods of time, watch keeping, night sailing all included. Sailing and living on a yacht puts you right in the middle of this world. So reading the teaching books becomes an exercise in immediate recognition of what the book is trying to tell you. Learn more about the private instruction on your own yacht or our teaching yachts. Featured Crewed Yacht "Elegance Custom 53".
We offer a variety of bareboat sailing yachts at affordable charter prices because we are owners. AIB Sailing owns a private fleet of 6 modern, luxurious and fully equipped yachts. Like us. Sailing in Greece Holidays. Options For Yacht Charters in Greece. Charter Yacht Request Form.
This one day course provides your child with basic powerboat skills. Every lesson will give you tons of hands-on experience with plenty of time on the water. Share On :. RYA Powerboat Level 1. They will be with a RYA instructor throughout the week who also holds a first aid qualification. The ASA Sailing School has designed these sailing courses to give you the maximum from the days you may have available. Please check opening times.
Greek Charter Companies Contacts. Why not learn how to Sail at a school where sun shine and warm waters abound, rather than cold cloudy skies and Foul weather gear. The areas in which we sail, the Argolic Saronic gulf and Cyclades offer excellent sailing conditions. The weather can vary from a placid force 3 to a much more exciting force 6. Its always sunny with clear blue skies and the water temperature in mid summer is very warm.