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Shearwater Sailing School

Woolverstone Marina, on the River Orwell, Suffolk


Shearwater Sailing School


Shearwater Sailing School is a family run sailing school specialising in providing a friendly, fun and quality sailing experience. All practical and theory courses are taken by expert RYA Yachtmaster Instructors. Our sea schools yachts are superb quality Halberg Rassy's 'The Rolls Royce of Yachts'. At £565 for a fully inclusive 5 day RYA course you will also struggle to beat our prices.

We also offer discounts for group or mulitple courses - just ask us!


Because we are a small school, we can be very flexible with the full range of RYA courses we offer. From RYA Start Yachting to RYA Yachtmaster Offshore.


- Want to learn to sail on your own boat?  We can do Own Boat Tuition for you.


- Need specific dates not listed, we can often accomodate that as well.


- Two day brush up sails, two day ICC training courses and exam.


- Build your sailing miles on an adventure to Holland,  France or Belgium.




Start of Season Specials!

Shearwater Sailing School

  'A Passion for Sailing and Adventure'


Practical Courses

-  RYA Start Yachting - £260

-  RYA Competent Crew - £565

-  RYA Day Skipper - £565

-  RYA Coastal Skipper -£565

-  Yachtmaster Offshore prep - Please call

-  7 Day Cruises - From £695

-  Own Boat Tuition - £260 per day

-  International Certificate of Competence (ICC) - £260


Theory Courses

-  RYA First Aid - £100

-  VHF/DSC Radio Course - £180

-  RYA Day Skipper Theory - £350

- RYA Yachtmaster Theory - £350


All courses are led by our RYA Yachtmaster Instructors.


For a full list of courses, with prices and available dates, please visit our Courses & Prices page.


Woolverstone Marina

Come sailing with us.


07702 259568