Sailing academy regular course

Regular classes in Keramoti base

Registrations : From 15 March


Enroll to regular classes of Sailing Academy and get the wordwide recognized skipper license, which allows you to charter a sail boats up to 24 m length. This is the first step into the world of sailing!

Then you will gather experience and practice every time you are on board. The whole new world will be open to you: Flotillas, day cruises, regattas, races, practical seminars, team cruises, and maybe even skipper as a profession!


  • Lessons on weekend or week days

  • Maximum 2 months duration

  • Obtain a worldwide recognized sailing license

  • 60 hours of practise

  • 20 hours of theory

Questions & Answers

  • Where the lessons are taking place?

    North Aegean Sailing Club classroom in Keramoti is our base for theoretical lessons and sea area of Keramoti/Thassos – for practical.

  • What is the duration?

    Normally the course take about 40 days, it also depends on the time you have at your disposal – usually 2-3 times per week. Maximum duration is 2 months, when the program is completed. You can choose lessons during weekends or week days, upon agreement with the instructor.

  • What's the program?

    The course covers the following theoretical & practical parts.


    • Terminology – parts of a sailing boat
    • Aerodynamic – trimming of sails
    • International Regulations of Avoiding Collisions at Sea
    • Moorings – Anchoring
    • Navigation – Maps
    • Comunnication – Emergencies – Security at Sea – Meteorology


    • Learning the sailing boat outdoor – interior – rigging
    • Handling the sailing boat upwind – downwind – reach
    • Trimming the sailing boat upwind – downwind – reach
    • Reef – reduse sail area
    • Course with compass
    • Moorings in bay / in port – anchoring
    • Approaching with the side
    • Man Over Board
    • Knots
    • Using instruments of the sailing boat
    • Plot a course
    • Using VHF
    • Using rescue equipment
  • What are the requirements?

    • Ability to swim
    • You should be older than 18 years old
    • Documents required: 2 x colored digital photos of official type; copy of your passport or ID card; health certificate from the doctor (for the Sailing Federation Athlete card); filled registration formes of North Aegean Sailing Club
  • What kind of license I will get?

    Upon comleting a program and passing the examination successfully, you will become a holder of skipper license for sailboats up to 24m, internationally recongized, without miles limitation.


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