Prepare to Charter

Price - $ 600 per person

2 days 9.30am – 4.30pm

Prepare to Charter

If you are planning a charter holiday then this course is a must. The knowledge you gain will not only make your holiday more enjoyable it will cut down on the briefing time when you start your charter and give you more time afloat!

All reputable charter operators recognise our training and our experienced skippers can give you advice on everything from what clothes to take to where the best pubs are! These are fun and informative weekends so bring the whole crew along.


Yacht handling

Sail trim

Engine check

Basic navigation and tides



Pilot books

What do I bring?
Wear clothes suitable for the day and rubber soled shoes, preferably with a white or light coloured sole. A cap, sunglasses, bottle of water and sun screen are also a good idea. We provide you with wet weather gear (with the exception of boots) if required.

How long is the course?
Two full days 9:30am – 4:30pm. Classes all conducted on the water. Plan to arrive about 9:20am.

When are the courses held?
Weekend courses are held nearly every weekend all year round. Please check dates section for more details. Weekdays can be arranged by appointment but a minimum of 2 students required.