Lesson series

Sailing Basics

Ahoy there! Welcome to our online sailing course, where we'll teach you everything you need to know to get started with this rewarding and exciting sport. In this course, you'll learn about the basics of sailing, including how to read the wind, adjust your sail trim, and maneuver your boat with confidence. We'll also cover important skills like knots and rope work, sailing rules, and emergency procedures, and more. Whether you're a beginner just starting out or looking to build on your existing knowledge, this course offers something for everyone. So come aboard, hoist the mainsail, and let's set sail on our nautical journey together!

Course contents


Darren has been an avid sailor for over 40 years, with a wealth of experience in both racing and cruising in dinghies, yachts, inshore and offshore. Throughout his career, he has won numerous regattas, and his love for sailing has taken him on countless adventures on the open sea. Darren's passion and expertise in sailing is infectious, and he is always eager to share his knowledge and experience with others. When he's not sailing, Darren enjoys spending time with family and friends, watching movies, and exploring new places.