Learn to ride the waves with SeaHorse Sailing School, the Caribbean’s freshest ASA accredited sailing school, based in Grenada. We are dedicated to teaching and aim to enable people to become safe, confident and competent sailors. Teaching sailing is all we do, it is our specialty and we aim to do it to a high standard, with a focus on safety.
Located at True Blue Resort and Marina, Grenada, we are conveniently situated 10 minutes from the international airport and can recommend hotels and resorts that will offer our clients discounts for any on-land stay before or after their sailing course.
SeaHorse Sailing School is operated by Mike Dye and Lesley Hayes, both originally from the UK. Mike is a highly experienced instructor, and has worked in the Mediterranean and the Caribbean. Lesley is super organized and will help you with your reservation. She has worked in the charter industry in Greece and Grenada, and joined Mike on his last transatlantic crossing.
We offer 101,103,104,105,106, 114 ASA courses on a by the cabin basis (maximum of 4 students) , as well as private group courses, with 2 sailing itineraries available; one exploring Grenada and its islands and one exploring The Grenadines. We also offer own boat ASA instruction in the Caribbean.
Our students will learn to work, and live together, as a team, whilst enjoying a fun and exciting adventure holiday in a beautiful part of the world.
We are open all year round, with great rates for summer sailing classes. Check out our special offers for last minute bargains. Prices all include provisioning for all breakfast, lunches and three dinners (three dinners also to be eaten ashore at own cost), soft drinks, snacks, fuel, water, ice, and snorkel gear. You may arrive as strangers but you will certainly leave as friends..
Learn to skipper a 20' - 27' sloop-rigged keelboat by day, in light to moderate winds and sea conditions. Learn basic sailing terminology, parts and functions, helm commands, basic sail trim, points of sail, buoyage, seamanship and safety including basic navigation rules to avoid collisions and hazards.
Learn to skipper a sloop-rigged auxiliary powered 25'-35' keelboat by day in moderate winds and sea conditions. Learn cruising sailboat terminology, basic boat systems, auxiliary engine operation, docking procedures, intermediate sail trim, navigation rules, basic coastal navigation, anchoring, weather, safety and seamanship.
Learn how to sail a sloop-rigged, auxiliary powered 30'-45' sailboat during a multi-day cruise upon inland/coastal waters in moderate/heavy winds and sea conditions. Learn about provisioning, boat systems, auxiliary engines, advanced sail trim, coastal navigation, anchoring / mooring, docking, emergency operations, weather, and more.
Learn the the navigational theory and practices for safe navigation of a sailing vessel in coastal and inland waters. On-water coastal navigation skills elements are contained in the ASA103, Basic Coastal Cruising, ASA 104, Bareboat Cruising, and ASA 106, Advanced Coastal Cruising, in progressively increasing levels of detail.
Learn to safely act as skipper and crew of a sailing vessel about 30 to 50 feet in length in coastal and inland waters, in any conditions.
Learn to skipper an auxiliary-powered sailing cruising catamaran of approximately 30-45' feet in length during a multi-day liveaboard cruise upon inland or coastal waters in moderate to heavy winds (up to 30 knots) and sea conditions.
Seahorse Sailing School
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