Start Your Sailing Career with a Course through Ocean Sailing Academy

Press Release : August 31, 2015
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Ocean Sailing Academy leads the way in RYA (Royal Yachting Association) training and SAS (South African Sailing) training for the international yachting industry with accredited RYA sailing courses, setting the foundation for a career at sea. Anyone interested in a career in sailing needs a place to learn the ropes. Our sailing school is situated at the V&A Waterfront, Cape Town, with our learning centre and shore-based accommodation located in Langebaan, at Ocean House.

What we can do for you
Our sailing courses are structured accordingly, providing adequate training for novices, as well as the seasoned sailor who wishes to improve his knowledge base. We run a number of online courses as well as courses with practical components. Training will be done on our own yachts; our fleet consists of 5 sailing yachts, 2 motor yachts and 2 RIBS. In addition to sailing courses, Ocean Sailing Academy offers boat and sales chartered tours.

Available courses
Students can select a course based on their needs, be it career training, leisure training, short RYA courses, online courses or Yachtmaster X-treme (a 14 week RYA course). The available course list is as follows:-

Career Training:
4 Week Day Skipper
7 Week RYA Yachtmaster Coastal
Stewardess
STCW 95
Superyacht Training

Leisure Training:
RYA Competent Crew
RYA Day Skipper
RYA Coastal Skipper
SAS 9 Day Yacht Hand and Skipper

RYA Short Courses:
RYA SRC-VHF
RYA Diesel Engine
RYA Radar
RYA Powerboat II
RYA Personal Watercraft Proficiency (Jet Ski)

Online Courses:
RYA PPR Course
RYA SRC-VHF
Essential Navigation & Seamanship course
Yachtmaster X-treme:
14 Week RYA Yachtmaster X-treme

Boat Sales
Every sailor requires a vessel worthy of taking on the ocean. Ocean Sailing Academy has partnered with Beneteau Yachts to bring you a selection of exquisite yachts. Beneteau Yachts have been around for more than 130 years, providing innovative craftsmanship to sailors around the world. To purchase your very own yacht look no further.

Chartered Tours
Sailing the deep blue seas should not be limited to sailors. At Ocean Sailing Academy we offer chartered tours to almost any destination of choice. Board one of our yachts in the V&A Waterfront, Cape Town and set off for a journey of a lifetime. Call our office or send us an email to book a tailor-made cruise.

Start your sailing career with Ocean Sailing Academy, the largest RYA and SAS Training Centre in Southern Africa. For information contact us on (+27)0214257837, or mail us at info@oceansailing.co.za

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