Sail Cruising Courses

The RYA Sail Cruising scheme offer courses for everybody, from beginners who have never stepped on board a yacht, to experienced skippers wishing to gain the world renowned RYA Yachtmaster qualification. We can help you choose the right course for your level of experience, helping you practice the skills needed to have fun on the water!

Our school boat ‘Jaymist IV’ is a Bavaria 38, which is 40ft long. It has 3 spacious double cabins, with a large saloon / galley, and heads. It’s navigation area has a plotter and radar, as well as a plotter and radar at the steering pedestal in the cockpit. It has diesel heating and a spray hood to ensure your comfort in our UK climate, with all control lines led back to the cockpit for safety and ease of use.

Jaymist IV is kept at Southsea Marina, Portsmouth. Our cruising area offers unlimited training potential in stunning surroundings. The marina itself is sheltered and has lots of space for berthing practice. Southsea Marina is in Langstone Harbour which is perfect for practicing pilotage, tidal navigation and manoeuvres in sheltered waters. Langstone Harbour is located in The Solent, considered to be one of the worlds best cruising areas with an abundance of places to visit and things to do.

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