RYA Yachtmaster Ocean Xtreme Course

The RYA Yachtmaster Ocean X-Treme that we offer takes one right from Competent Crew all the way through to the end of Yachtmaster Offshore Prep & Exam and therefore includes the trip to Mauritius. This course also includes Yachtmaster Ocean Theory.

Ocean Sailing Academy online courses

Study at home with our Online Courses

Ocean Sailing Academy is making it super easy for our students to gain additional qualifications. We’ve developed three online courses, and also partnered with NauticEd so that you can get access to their online sailing courses as well.

Mile Building and Crew Experience Opportunities

Mile Building and Crew Experience Opportunities

Mile-building and crew experience opportunities with Angra Pequena – 2 Mozambique passages, 16-22 November and 14-20 December.

Yachtmaster Course

RYA Competent Crew Course – 30 Nov – 4 Dec 2016

Live on a yacht for 5 days and learn how to sail with our RYA Competent Crew Course. Only a few spots available for our next course, running from the 30th of November to the 4th of December.

RYA Day Skipper Practical

RYA Day Skipper Practical Course – 30 Nov to 4 Dec

Our next RYA Day Skipper Practical Course will run from the 30th of November to the 4th of December 2016. The RYA Day Skipper Course covers all aspects of skippering a modern cruising yacht including boat handling, navigation, pilotage and seamanship skills.

Sailing Opportunity

Mile-building opportunity from Rio to Cape Town in February 2017 with visit to Tristan da Cunha

We have an opportunity for skippers or crew wanting to do some mile building on our 39’ Tosca Rotary Scout in February 2017 when she returns from Rio de Janeiro after completing the Cape to Rio race in January.

RYA Cruising Instructor Course

RYA Cruising Instructor Training Course

Ocean Sailing Academy is now offering an RYA Cruising Instructor Training Course. The next dates for this course are from the 24th to the 28th of October 2016. To enquire or apply, please call 021 425 7837 or email


October Boat Show 2016

Come visit Ocean Sailing Academy at stall M6 and complete our survey to stand a chance to win an RYA Start Yachting Course!

Ocean Sailing Academy Yachtmasters 2014

Becoming a Yachtmaster

Make your mark, as you enter the international yachting industry with a Yachtmaster qualification. Cruise the world and gain ongoing experience, as well as commercial recognition when you attain new skills while working on commercial vessels using your

Ocean House Learning Centre

Ocean House: Sailing Student Accommodation with a Difference

When doing a sailing course, the hours at sea can be tiring and making time for your studies can be a daunting task. While a lot of your practical learning takes place at sea, Ocean House is the perfect accommodation option for our students in Langebaan.