Discover sailing, Discover the Ionian.
Ever dreamt of learning to sail, and exploring the Ionian islands under wind power alone?
Our training courses are designed to give you the knowledge and confidence required for setting sail on your own once you have reached level 2. Our courses are run by DSA instructors, and on passing your course, you will receive a log book and a Day Sail Adventures certificate which is included in the price.
Our 'Introduction to sailing level 1' (2 days) course is for people new to sailing, who have very little or no previous experience. Your instructour will introduce you step by step to sailing techniques, wind awareness, handling under engine, some knots ,safety procedures and more. After the course, you will be confidante on board a sailing yacht and will be a competent crew with also experience as the helm and have seaman ship skills.
The 'Day Sail Adventures Certificate of Competence' (2days) is designed to get you ready for taking out a sailing yacht out on your own in non tidal waters. You need to have experience as crew (our level 1 course or equivalent) and we shall teach you the rest. You will learn navigation,mooring up, anchoring, knots, rules of the road and much more.