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Students at Phuket Sailing School

Phuket Sailing School

We offer courses spanning from the beginner sailor to expert ocean racing seminars.

Certification is currently on hold due to Covid 19 restrictions, please stay in touch!

Sailing Courses:

Start Yachting

A short introduction to sailing for complete beginners.

Competent Crew

This course is for beginners and those who would like to become active crew members rather than just passengers.

Day Skipper

A course for aspiring skippers with some yachting experience and basic navigation and sailing skills.

Coastal Skipper

Advanced skippering techniques for yachtsmen and women with considerable knowledge of sailing and navigation, wanting to undertake coastal passages by day and night.

Master of Yacht

A Master of Yacht Certificate of Competence is often the ultimate aim of aspiring skippers. It is a well known, highly respected qualification worldwide, proving your experience and competence as a skipper.

Phuket sailing school boat

Powerboat Courses:

Level 1 Start Powerboating

This course is an introduction to boating techniques for launching and recovering a boat from a road trailer, everyday boat handling and the use of safety equipment.

Powerboat Handling Level 2

This two-day entry level course provides the skills and background knowledge needed to drive a powerboat and is the basis of the International Certificate of Competence (ICC).

It focuses on low speed close quarters handling, man overboard recovery, an introduction to driving at planing speed and collision regulations. The course can be taken at an inland or a coastal location.

Navigation & Seamanship Theory Courses

Learning to sail in Phuket

Other Courses:

Learn to Race

Introduction to spinnaker sailing, fine trim, helm, tactics, and more will be covered preparing the student to be a solid contributor to any race program.

Advanced Racing

The next step in high performance big boat sailing working on all positions on an asymmetrical driven race yacht

Owner One on One

Dedicated training for new boat owners on how to handle their yachts in and out of the marinas. Tips on handling, maintenance, navigation, and international regulations. Power and Sailing yachts.

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