SAILING SCHOOL

SAILING SCHOOL

12 Knots sailing courses

Issued documents

Yachtmaster Coastal
Yachtmaster Coastal

Is a recreational certificate of competency for command of sailing and/or power vessels up to 24 meters in length up to 60 nm offshore. It is a comprehensive live aboard course consisting of 6 days for sail or 5 days for power which includes the practical on water examination.

Ideal for

Those who have sufficient sailing experience and hold IYT Bareboat Skipper License. This sailing course is available for those candidates who already logged 30 days and 800 nm at sea as a skipper.

Requirements

  • IYT Bareboat Skipper certificate
  • VHF certificate
  • 30 days / 800 nm at sea as a skipper

Restrictions

  • Captain on a yacht up to 78ft. / 24m
  • 60 miles offshore
  • in moderate to heavy winds (up to 30 knots)


Bareboat Skipper
Bareboat Skipper

10 days live aboard course on power or sailing yacht. The key objective of the course is to teach candidates to become a recreational sailing yacht skipper and be able to charter and handle big cruising yachts on their own.

Ideal for

Ideal for those who already have little sailing experience and would like to learn coastal navigation.

Requirements

  • navigation at sea
  • collision regulations
  • practice at sea 200nm

Restrictions

  • Skipper on a yacht up to 78ft. / 24m
  • 20 miles offshore in day time
  • in moderate weather conditions

Competent Crew
Competent Crew

5-day sailing course on board of a cruising yacht. The main objective of the course is to teach basic sailing terminology, parts and functions, basic sail trim, helm commands, seamanship and safety.

Ideal for

Ideal for candidates with little to no previous sailing experience who wish to train to become an active crew member on a power or sailing yacht.

Requirements

  • no special requirements

Restrictions

  • Crew on a yacht up to 78ft. / 24m
  • in sight of land and in fair weather
  • only with professional skipper

Choose your sailing program. Where to start?

On the coast

Sailing knots - 3 hours

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Understanding of the boat - 3 hours

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On the water

Basic keelboat - 3 hours

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On the coast

Sailing knots - 3 hours

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Safety on board - 3 hours

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On the water

Live aboard sailing boat - 5 days

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Live aboard power boat - 3 days

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On the coast

Mandatory shore-based course for navigation and collision regulations at sea

Passage planning

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Weather forecast

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Collision regulations

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On the water

Practice at sea

Sailing boat - 10 days

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Motor boat - 5 days

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On the coast

Take additional shore-based courses prior to practice at sea

Long-term passage planning

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Tidal navigation

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Night sailing

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Celestial navigation

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On the water

Live-aboard course in tidal waters

Sailing yacht - 7 days

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Instructors

Luca Zapparoli

Luca Zapparoli

Professional sailing instructor

More than 27 years of sailing experience. 25,000 nautical miles navigated in the Mediterranean Sea, Atlantic Ocean and Caribbean Sea. Has great experience in long-range crossings and ocean passages in variable weather conditions. Sailing and meteorology instructor in Spanish sailing federation (“Federacion de Vela de la Comunidad Valenciana” (FVCV)). Author of the book “La Vela: Teoria y Tecnica” (Sail: Theory and Practice). Now used as manual in FVCV. Hobbies: licensed diver, licensed aircraft pilot Education: engineer, MBA graduate of Boston EE. UU Italian, fluent in: Italian, English, Spanish

Oleg Drizen

Oleg Drizen

RYA sailing instructor

Qualifications: Yacht Master Ocean. More then 15,000 nautical miles as a skipper in Spain, Italy, France, Scotland, Croatia, Malta, Greece, Seychelles, Malaysia, Norway, Sweden, Greece and USA. Over 50 weeks of Day Sailing and Coastal courses in the last 3 years. Two Trans-Atlantic passages as a skipper in 2010 and 2012 from Tenerife to Dominican Republic and back. Family: Married, 3 children Hobbies: reading, traveling, sailing, mountain skis, windsurfing, diving Education: Masters degree in engineering

Andy Sokolov

Andy Sokolov

ASA sailing instructor

Upcoming courses

Sailboat docking

Many novice sailors think that maneuvering the boat is the same as steering the car. If only boats could move across the water the same way as cars move across land, steering of the boat would be quit…
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1 day (2 hours)
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24 November 2020

2 hours

Available

€15

09 December 2020

2 hours

Available

€15

21 January 2021

2 hours

Available

€15

Marine weather forecasting

Understanding the weather is as important as boat preparation or knowing how to tack or dock. Knowing what the weather is going to be like can make the difference between having a safe and pleasant vo…
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1 day (2 hours)
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30 November 2020

2 hours

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€15

18 January 2021

2 hours

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€15

01 February 2021

2 hours

Available

€15

Heavy weather tactics

Whether you are cruising or racing, it is likely that one day you will find yourself sailing in a heavy weather at some point. Even if you sail in the most protected waters, one day, you will need to …
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1 day (2 hours)
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from €15

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14 December 2020

2 hours

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€15

25 January 2021

2 hours

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€15

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