Have you recently purchased a yacht, wishing to refresh your skills and become more confident onboard your own vessel?
Under the calm and experienced guidance of our skippers, you will gain confidence and skills to make the most of your own yacht.
Each training session is bespoke, and tailor made to your personal requirements.
Our OBT sessions will often begin with a consultation with the school prior to booking to outline your specific needs.
Our OBTs can be booked over half or full days as well as multi-day passages to really build upon the owner(s) and crew(s) experience, the longer sessions will often include more in-depth passage planning, navigation, night watches and bar crossings when available.
Private tuition for individuals, friends and families can be booked in conjunction with any of the RYA qualifications such as Start Yachting, Competent Crew, Day Skipper and Yachtmaster if discussed with the school prior to booking.
From half days to multi-day training.
$110/hr min 4 hours
A variety of RYA certificates can be awarded during training, please talk to our friendly staff.
A great place to learn all things about sailing, experienced Captains who are only to happy to answer any and all questions, a great experience,
Well organized with a wonderful team and instructors. Completed my Comp Crew and looking forward to doing the Day skipper next.
We were lucky enough to spend a day with Jamie on Moreton bay and can’t speak highly enough about it. Three of us with varied previous experience of sailing joined with a father and son to share in a day of learning the ropes. The day was tailored to our varied needs and at all times we were able to ask questions and glean experience from Jamie’s wealth of knowledge. We would highly recommend signing up for a course if you’re interested in getting back on the water after a hiatus. Thanks so much guys! It was a priceless day!
We cannot express how wonderful our experience was with Jamie . He is very professional and patient in teaching us how to handle our new acquisition. Whether you are a seasoned sailor or a novice, it’s well worth spending time with a calm and knowledgeable instructor from Southern Cross. Thanks Jamie