Crouch Sailing School Prices

On the Water

Our prices are the same as the last 3 years. We don’t advertise dates for the practical courses  we run 9 months of the year, March to December, please contact us for your preferred dates/options and we will give you availability and of course information on any discounts.

For example all previous clients can take a 5% discount from the below prices only if you quote ‘CSS Discount’ and the previous course/s you did with us on your email.

1 day practical sailing session £125
2 day RYA Start Yachting course £245 (goes towards Competent Crew)
3 day RYA Competent Crew completion £360 (provided you have done the Start Yachting course or have similar experience)
5 day RYA Competent Crew course £575 or split over a 2 and a 3 day weekend, or £680 over 3 weekends
5 day RYA Day Skipper courses £585 or split over a 2 and a 3 day weekend, £680 over 3 weekends
5 day RYA Coastal Skipper & Cruising Instructor courses £595 Coastal Skipper has to be over straight 5 days. .
Yachtmaster Exam Preparation £150 per day plus RYA exam fee £190 (YM Coastal) or £215 (YM Offshore)
Private and own boat practical tuition £30 per hour + expenses. Minimum 2 hours. Or £150 per day for 6 hours.
European inland waterways CEVNI test £40 plus any RYA fee ( online only)
International Certificate of Competence (ICC) test for sail or for powerboats up to 24m in length. £150 on your own boat or £195 on ours, plus any RYA fee and tuition if needed
Boat handling, Sail Trimming or Spinnaker Handling £135
Boat Delivery Service Please call for an estimate

Shore Based Theory Courses

Essential Navigation and Seamanship – 2 day shore-based course £199 Can also be done online at for £129
Day Skipper Theory – 5 day (Monday to Friday) intensive shore-based course £395
Day Skipper Theory – two weekend shore-based course £395
Yachtmaster Theory – 5 day (Monday to Friday) intensive shore-based course £395
Yachtmaster Theory – Two weekend shore-based course £395
The SRC/GMDSS VHF radio operators certificate course £105 includes the course book, plus RYA exam fee of £60 payable on the day, and please bring a passport photo on the day. On line option with us for £90. Plus £60 RYA exam fee.
Radar course £150
The RYA First Aid course £99 plus £12.99 for book
The RYA Diesel Engine course £99 per person on our boat. Min 2 persons.
£195 on your boat. Max 2 persons.
PPR online course £40 Online only course at
Private theory tuition £25 per hour minimum 2 hours
Yacht and power boat delivery Please call for an estimate

All the above prices are per person and include (where applicable) tuition, publications, exam fees, wet weather gear and food. Discounts are available on students and group bookings.

If you are looking for ideas for presents, Crouch Sailing School Gift Vouchers are available for any value and can be redeemed against any of our courses.

Please contact us to discuss your requirements and to get you on the right course at the time you want.