Solent Sailing School - RYA Sailing Courses & More

Coastal Pursuits sailing school offer RYA sailing courses provided by Solent Boat Training at their base in Southampton with direct access to sailing on the trilling waters of the Solent. Our own fleet of 11 Bavaria yachts from 34ft to 50ft are perfect for all levels of sailing. We also offer a full range of supporting courses including navigational theory, vhf radio, first aid and even diesel engine maintenance.

Why Learn To Sail With Solent Boat Training Sailing School ?

Solent Boat Training is not a "one man band" operation but we still manage to keep that personal feel with our students. Because our RYA instructors are permanent members of staff we have that family feeling and that is reflected with the numbers of returning students we see. Just read our students reviews.

RYA Yacht Sailing Courses & More

Not only do we offer the full range of RYA yacht cruising courses but we offer a range of addition experiences including mileage builders, sailing days, cross channel adventures and of course the bareboat charter side of our business. Once you have reach the RYA Day Skipper Practical level then you can bareboat charter our yachts.

So Where Do I Start ?

If you have been sailing before even as a just a passenger, so have experienced a day or two on the water then go straight for the RYA Competent Crew 5 day course. If you have never been sailing and a little unsure if it`s for you then the RYA Start Yachting course is maybe for you as it`s on 2 days, it is basically the first 2 days of the Competent Crew course, a perfect taster. For more details on our RYA sailing courses click the images below :-

RYA Start Yachting Course

RYA Competent Crew Course

RYA Day Skipper Yacht Sailing Practical

RYA Coastal Skipper Course

RYA Yacht Sailing Courses In The Solent

Our fleet of RYA approved training yachts range in size from 34ft to 50ft and are based in Southampton and the Hamble River. They are also MCA commercially coded for operation up to 60 miles from shore so are all able to undertake channel crossing and long coastal passages. So following you training course why not charter a yacht or join any of our shared sailing days.