Nothing beats the fun and excitement of sailing; but if you have never commandeered a boat, yacht or catamaran, Sail Due South is a RYA and SAS-approved sail training facility in Langebaan providing sailing lessons, yachting and yachting industry courses.
Besides amazing facilities and superb, experienced sailing and yachting instructors, Sail Due South also provides great accommodation. The Sail Due South ‘Virtual Super-Yacht’ Crew House is where all students are accommodated during their theory courses or you can choose the Due South Guest House.
Sail Due South is the Premier Yachting Academy in South Africa. This sailing academy is recommended for young aspirant sailors up to the older corporate types looking for a career change or a new pastime.
Courses and training at Sail Due South
They specialize in providing training aimed at The International Yachting and Super-yachting industry; the International Charter & Flotilla Skipper and Hostess Training; Worldwide Offshore, Coastal and Charter based cruising; and internationally-accredited Royal Yachting Association (RYA) Courses as well as South African Sailing (SAS) accredited courses. See all their accreditations HERE.
They have various Individual RYA-accredited career courses including Stewardess/Hostess training; Crew or Day Skipper & Superyacht Deckhand training; and RYA/MCA Yachtmaster Career packages.
Hobbyists will love their non-commercial Cruising Courses such as RYA/SAS Day Skipper Combo; and RYA/SAS Coastal Skipper Combo courses.
If, for any reason, you cannot take the training or courses as a package, you can upgrade and/or build your way up module by module HERE. Having taken their training and courses, Sail Due South can assist you in securing employment in the yachting industry.
All their sail and yachting courses are endorsed by the International Certificate of Competence (ICC). Their training ranges from ‘2 Day Start Yachting’ right up to ‘Yachtmaster Ocean’ as well as essential add-on’s like the ‘RYA Powerboat Level 2’ courses.
Sail Due South has amazing skippered charter options around the scenic Langebaan lagoon and the West Coast Nature reserve. They have 1/2 Day Cruise options and Full Day Charters. You will also love their Ultimate Gin Charter.
Reviews by their clients
“Excellent team at Sail Due South. Completed my RYA day skipper, coastal and Yachtmaster Offshore with them. Great instructors & administrators, lots of attention to detail and a very friendly environment. Highly recommended,” wrote Kerry Wright on their Facebook page.
Russell Weavill added; “Once again, a fantastic experience. Learned a great deal in a relaxed and homey environment, while meeting new and interesting people. I hope to be back in the not so distant future.”
Sail Due South is located at 65 Oostewal Road, Langebaan. Give them a call on +27 (0) 22 772 2168 | +27 (0) 82 728 5044 or email email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit their website at www.sailduesouth.com. Here is their location on Google Maps. Also follow them on Facebook HERE and on Instagram HERE.