Course:
Coaching
 
Price:
£95 per person. Contact us to discuss group rates.
 
Number of people:
From 3 to 8 people
 
Duration:
One day
 
Location:
The Solent
 
Description:
Our coaching sessions are a great option if you haven't been out on the water for a while and want to brush up your skills or you just need to spend some time in the water to increase your confidence. We also offer Advanced Sailing tuition via coaching sessions, which can include a wide variety of subjects such as using the spinnaker, seamanship skills or racing techniques.
 
Rough schedule:
Departing by 10am, finishing by 8pm
 
Dates:
Contact us for an appointment
 
Additional information:
Includes lunch and all beverages while on board
 
Contact:
Email us at info@firstechelonsailing.org, or call us at 07770522752.

 

Course:
Private Tuition
 
Price:
£195
 
Number of people:
Maximum of 3
 
Duration:
One day
 
Location:
Determined by client
 
Description:
First Echelon Sailing can arrange private RYA tuition on your own yacht. Our RYA Instructors are available to travel to you and give you private coaching. Many of our clients want to practice their boat handling skills without risking their yacht, others want to learn navigation and how the systems work to get the best performance, some need help with an ocean crossing or preparation for an RYA exam to become qualified.  We can also provide skippered instruction during deliveries and cruising passages. Your yacht should have all the necessary safety equipment on board, we can advise you on safety equipment that best suites your sailing needs. If your friends and family are on board and want to learn to sail, we can teach them as well.
 
Rough schedule:
Determined by client
 
Dates:
Contact us for an appointment
 
Additional information:
All travel expenses to and from location are at the client's expense.
 
Contact:
Email us at info@firstechelonsailing.org, or call us at 07770522752.

 

Course:
Duke of Edinburgh
 
Price:
£550 per person
 
Number of people:
From 4 to 8
 
Duration:
Six days with five nights
 
Location:
Determined by client
 
Description:
First Echelon Sailing is one of Britain’s leading providers of adventure sailing courses. First Echelon offers a variety of flexible modular training and sailing experiences to individuals or groups who want to undertake maritime based sailing expeditions for their Silver or Gold DofE programmes. As an Royal Yachting Association (RYA) recognition centre all are vessels are licensed by the UK Maritime and Coastguard Agency.
 
Rough schedule:
Determined by client
 
Dates:
Contact us for an appointment
 
Additional information:
Includes breakfasts, lunches and dinners. All beverages supplied while on board.
We can supply fully detailed risk assessments to helpexpedite your Duke of Edinburgh award.
 
Contact:
Email us at info@firstechelonsailing.org, or call us at 07770522752.