Speciality sailing courses, cruises and mile builders

Our RYA courses detailed in the RYA section are not the only sailing courses or opportunities that we offer. We also offer a variety of speciality courses, cruises and milebuilders from own boat tuition, cruises across the channel to the Canaries to the Caribbean.

Choose a course below to view more details or contact us directly to enquire which is best for you.  Many more courses available so if you do not see what you are looking for just ask.

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Other Courses

Powerboat Level 1 & 2

This two-day entry level course provides the skills and background knowledge needed to drive a powerboat and is the basis of the International Certificate of Competence. The course introduces you to b

Skipper Skills Training Weekends

Skipper Skills Training weekends are perfect for anyone wishng to brush up skills, blow away the cobwebs before the sailing season starts again or just practise some skills with the comfort of an inst

Mile Building Cruises

Mile Building Cruises have been created to give you an opportunity to cross the Channel under the guidance of an experienced instructor. During your Mile Building Cruise the yacht will normally set s

Fastnet Campaign 2019 with Team Tigress

One of, if not perhaps the most famous yacht races in the world, the 608 mile Rolex Fastnet Race is a highly competitive and difficult contest testing both inshore and offshore skills, boat and crew p

The Atlantic Rally for Cruisers (ARC)

The Atlantic Rally for Cruisers (ARC) is a famous annual transatlantic event that is the largest Trans Ocean race of its kind in the world. The Atlantic Rally for Cruisers (ARC) Race organisers ensure

Fastnet Campaign 2019 with Sidney II

Join team Sidney II on board their luxurious Grand Soleil 50, a powerful performance yacht built for speed and absurd comfort! Our campaign consists of two training weekends and three RORC qualifying

Mid-week social day sail

Join us for a fun, full mid-week social day sail on the Solent with one of our experienced skippers. We are ideally placed to get you out into the Solent for a full day on the water, joining us at 9.1

Social Sailing

A social sailing trip for everyone from absolute beginners to the more experienced sailor. A rough itinerary Friday: Meet at the boat around 1800, get settled and head out for dinner then sleep on the

Pre Flotilla Training

Our Pre Flotilla Training course is designed as a refresher course for those who would be able to partake in a flotilla holiday with confidence. The course is usually run on board a yacht that would b

Private Sailing Tuition

Private Sailing tuition is a particular specialty of Hamble Point Sailing School. Let us tailor-make your tuition for you. If you have any knowledge gaps, would prefer to carry out your RYA training i

Own Boat Tuition

Own Boat Tuition is something we specialise in. At Hamble Point Yacht Charters we understand that sometimes you want to learn in the familiar environment of your own yacht. Our instructors can work w

Cruise in Company

Cruise in Company DETAILS: In association with RYA Active Marina and MDL, Hamble Point Saiing School will be hosting several Cross-Channel Cruise in Company events for both MDL berth holders as well a

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