Practical Course Template

Course information: 

Onboard / Practical Courses: 

Food / Accommodation / Marina Fees / Tourist Tax / Fuel / Insurance: 

Provisions: Breakfast & Lunch will be available with menus and all food will be cooked by the crew on a rotation basis throughout the week

(Private hostess if required, cooking breakfast & Lunch + internal cleaning costs £1100 per week and will cook for up to maximum of 8 guests)

Marina Fees / Tourist Tax / Fuel / Insurance: All included within tuition fee.

Travel Expenses: No travel expenses to and from the marina are included however we can advise on travel costs we recommend for flights and a taxi to the marina from the airport costs approximately €12.00

Shore-based Courses:

We are able to advise on reasonably priced accommodation near the sea. Tea & Coffee facilities are provided and you are able to purchase lunch just a short walk from the training centre during the lunch break provided. 


Yacht Sail Training office and facilities are based in Split which is 10 minutes drive from the our home marina base in Kastella Marina. 

(This is also possible by Uber Taxi: Approx €10-€15euros / bus approximately €2.50 or bicycle: 30 minutes cycling).

Basic Boarding Itinerary Information:

Arrival/Embarkation Time: 09:00 on Sunday for boarding at 10:00 (Unless otherwise stated)

First night may be spent in the home port marina / getting to know each other and getting accustomed to the yacht with a possible day sail, this will be dependent on the instructor and the student group.

Sunday Morning: Breakfast is available in the home port marina and we will await our already ordered food delivery for the week ahead and crew can check the yacht out fully in daylight.

Sunday 10am: – Course Sylubus Commences (Minimum 5 days tuition for most practical course / see course outcomes above), we however run it over 6 days.

Evenings: We will either be in a new port, spending the night on anchor or we will return to our home port.

(This is all depending on the weather and the particular course structure required for your chosen sylabus).

Disembarkation: All yachts will return to home port 16:00 on Friday Evening and all crew must be off the yachts by the latest 08:00 Saturday mornings

Travel to and from Split: 

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Accommodation: or 

Best arrival airports are: Split / Dubrovnik (if travelling to Dubrovnik there is a connecting ferry or bus to Split which takes approximately 4.5 hours, Split Ferry port is only 15minute away by taxi and there are regular buses. Split Airport is also 15 minutes away by taxi with regular buses.  

Yacht Sail Training offers a full range of courses with new courses and dates being added regularly, If the date you require isn’t available do not hesitate to contact us as we may be able to accommodate.

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