What to Expect from Your RYA Practical Course

What to Expect from Your RYA Practical Course

Embarking on a Royal Yachting Association (RYA) practical course is not just about learning the ropes of sailing; it’s about experiencing the sea in its truest form, guided by experts. At Canary Sail, we offer a comprehensive package designed to make your sailing course both educational and exhilarating. Here’s what you can expect when you sign up for an adventure with us.

Personal Comfort and Convenience

Own Cabin Option: Understanding the importance of privacy and comfort, we offer the option to have your own cabin. This personal space allows you to relax and reflect after a day’s learning, ensuring you’re refreshed and ready for the next challenge.

Culinary Delights Onboard

A typical food supply run for sailing on a yachtProvisions for Light Meals: We believe that good food is part of a great adventure. Our courses include provisions for breakfast and lunch, snacks, and soft drinks to keep you energised throughout the day. For dinner, we encourage you to explore and enjoy the local cuisine ashore, adding another layer to your sailing experience. And don’t worry about dietary requirements; we’ve got you covered. Just let us know when you complete your booking form.

Expert Guidance

Experienced RYA Qualified Instructor: At the helm of your learning journey is an experienced and RYA-qualified instructor. Their expertise not only ensures you learn from the best but also guarantees safety and confidence as you navigate the waters.

Safety First

Safety Gear Provided at Canary SailSafety Gear Provided: Your safety is our top priority. We provide all necessary safety gear, including auto life jackets and safety harnesses, ensuring peace of mind as you sail.

No Hidden Costs

All-Inclusive Fees: With Canary Sail, there are no hidden costs. Diesel, gas, and marina fees are all included in your course fee, so you can focus on your training without worrying about additional expenses.

Living the Sea Life

inside a yatchAccommodation on Board: Immerse yourself fully in the sailing lifestyle with accommodation on board the yacht for the duration of your course. Experience what it’s like to live at sea, with bed linen and towels provided for your comfort.

A Warm Welcome

Welcome Drinks on Arrival: We believe in starting your journey with us on a high note. Enjoy welcome drinks upon arrival, setting the tone for the camaraderie and adventure that awaits.


Choosing an RYA practical course with Canary Sail is more than learning to sail; it’s an adventure that combines education, comfort, and exploration. Whether you’re a seasoned sailor or a beginner eager to learn, our comprehensive package ensures an unforgettable experience on the waves. Embark on your sailing journey with us and discover the beauty of the sea, guided by the best.

For more information please see our RYA Practical Courses page.

16th February 2024 | cs_admin | Blog

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