Sailing tuition Sydney

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International Yacht Training Recreational Sailing Courses

Click here to find out why International Yacht Training is the best Yachting Tuition in the World

  • We offer special combination packs of sailing school courses to save you money. Check out these package deals in the table below!
  • Prices subject to change without notice.
  • All our practical courses include fully provisioned meals on board.
  • Certificates are not necessarily required to prove your pre-requisite experience. A similar skill level is acceptable, although you may be asked to have a short skills assessment prior to more advanced courses.
  • *If you book two or more people we will give you a 5% discount per person!


To see the dates of courses and make reservations, click on a course name in the table below.

IYT Course


Pre course



Special Package Prices

Introduction to Sailing

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Just have a go and feel the breeze!


Weekend aboard
2 days, 2 nights

$690 +

$1,270 +
Logbook (save $110)



International Crew

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Crew on a cruising boat and feel relaxed on the water

Learn to Sail

Weekend aboard
2 days, 2 nights


First Mate

(save $160)


International Bareboat Skipper Theory

Learn some fundamentals

Competent Crew

1 day




(save $80)

International Bareboat Skipper Practical

Skipper your own charter boat – now you’re off

Inshore Skipper Theory

Weekend aboard
2 days, 2 nights



Yachtmaster Coastal Skipper

Take your own boat along the coast or skipper longer charters

Coastal Skipper Theory & Practical

6 days of intensive coastal sailing





VHF/Radio Operator's Certificate

Use a VHF and HF radio with DSC legally


1 day





STCW 95 Maritime Safety Training None 6 days $2095      

Private Sailing Instruction

Whatever you need we can help


3 hours minimum

$95/hr for second person





Click Here if you are looking for courses that will allow you to work in the Yachting Industry as Professional Crew or Captain.

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Sailing Pittwater

36.8 Nautical Miles of sailors paradise.

Pittwater and Cowan Waters, situated at the northern end of Sydney's Northern Beaches and just 45 minutes north of the Sydney CBD, offers all weather cruising where you'll be able to enjoy the wind without the big waves.

Pittwater Sailing


accredited sailing school

The International Yacht Training Curriculum was designed by years of collaboration of sailing professionals. Your training certifications will be recognised in 25 countries.

Weekends Afloat

All recreational sailing courses are an action packed "Weekend Aboard."

Set sail with 4 to 5 like-minded sailors and our highly qualified instructor for a weekend of sailing lessons on Pittwater and Broken Bay, less than an hour's drive from Downtown Sydney.