DURBAN: 031 337 7889
CAPE TOWN: 021 447 4445

DURBAN: Rope Shed, 6 Timeball Blvd, The Point
CAPE TOWN: 31 Victoria Rd, Woodstock


Pursuing a career in sailing, or simply an enthusiast our courses will equip you!


Yacht Hand

Introduction to the boating world, enabling you to become a competent crew member aboard a sailing or power driven vessel. Course content includes nautical terminology, boat handling, knots and basic seamanship.

Day Skipper

On successful completion of the Day Skipper course you will be entitled to skipper a vessel over nine meters in length, within 15NM of your home port. It is a starting point to a career within the sailing industry.

Coastal Skipper

On successful completion of this course you will be entitled to skipper a vessel anywhere, but within 50NM of the coast.

Yacht Master Offshore

On successful completion of your Coastal Skipper and the logging of the required 2800NM, the next step for you is the Yacht Master Offshore. Once completed you are allowed to skipper a yacht on any ocean passage.


Short Range Certificate radio courses (SRC)

SAMSA Marine Notice 4 of 2016 requires all current and new Restricted Radio-telephone Operator Certificate holders to convert to the updated Short Range Certificate (SRC).

We are an accredited service provider of SAMSA offering courses for both new and conversion operators (VHF licence holders will be exposed to DSC/GMDSS functions).

Enquire about our classes, to be held during working hours, evenings, or both.