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You don’t have to stray very far from home or work to take part in an RYA sailing course. Whether you’re looking for a practical sailing course or one of our theory courses, we have plenty of options available in London and across the South Coast.   Courses In Your Office The winter months, when Read more

Book The Most Convenient Sailing Course Yet

Where could be more convenient than your own workplace to get your sailing navigation theory courses done and dusted before the sailing season? Requiring just a meeting room or boardroom, you can arrange for one of our RYA Theory courses to be taught in the comfort of your offices. With the summer nearly over and Read more

Mix and Match Sailing

We know it can be a difficult decision deciding which sailing course to take. At First Class Sailing we offer pick and mix competent crew sailing courses and day skipper courses so you can mix and match your course dates at a time that’s convenient for you. We understand that finding the time to fit Read more

Become a Boat Handling Expert

Are you ready to take the reins? Take First Class Sailings’ Boat Handling Masterclass in Southampton and learn all the essentials. If you’re looking for the ultimate course to improve your confidence in control of a boat, or prepare you for chartering a boat, then this is perfect for you. It’s designed to help you Read more

Take Our Diesel Engine Maintenance Course

First Class Sailing’s RYA Diesel Engine Maintenance Course is the perfect introduction to everyday engine maintenance. Completing a diesel engine maintenance course could not only save you money and increase your confidence, enhancing your sailing experiences, but could potentially help you avert disaster in the future. Who the Course Is Suitable For The RYA Diesel Read more