Sail Cruising Courses:

Sailing from the Port Dinorwic in the Menai Straits, our training area includes some of the most beautiful yet challenging waters in the UK. You will learn your skills on board 'ALTEA', a fully DoT coded, extremely roomy and well-appointed Westerly Falcon 35.

Courses run over 5 days or 3 weekends with an instructor/student ratio of 1:4.

RYA Cruising Courses: Sail - Competant Crew - Day Skipper - Coastal Skipper - Yachtmaster Preparation -

International Certificate of Competence (over 10m) -


Also: Own Boat Tuition,  Milebuilder cruises to Southern Ireland, Isle of Man and Scotland.

Course Costs

Competent Crew, Day-Skipper, Coastal Skipper and Introduction to Sailing Weekends

Courses are either 3 weekends or 5 days (consecutively)

                                 each weekend .....£215.00 

                                                                                                                                                                              week week courses ( 5 days) ....................   £465.00

  Yachtmaster Preparation courses are £475  throughout the year

Regretably we had to increase our rates for the 5 day courses from 2013 (having held them steady for 3 years)










Force 7 in the Menai Straits




Summer in the Scottish Lochs










Altea on passage