Marina Gouvia, Corfu 491 00 Marina Lefkas, Lefkada 311 00
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Does sailing in the Greek Islands sound exciting to you? Why not make it more adventurous and fun, by combining it with certified training from the Royal Yachting Association?

You can make your sailing vacation more exciting, sailing Ionian Sea and enjoying the stunning scenery, with RYA Practical and Shorebased training starting from Lefkas!

What is the RYA Practical and Shorebased training?

It is a combination of theoretical and practical courses that aim to train beginners to be able to skipper a yacht safely or be part of a sailing crew and sail with confidence around familiar waters. Of course, you can always opt for more advanced training and acquire a sailing license or become a professional skipper as well.

Why the RYA Sailing Courses?

RYA Sailing Courses are considered the most proficient training courses in the yachting industry worldwide. Each course provides an incredible amount of valuable information and provides expertise to anyone who wants to learn more about sailing and be able to skipper a yacht with confidence. The experienced RYA certified instructors and the certified training center can ensure that you will gain all the necessary knowledge in order to acquire an RYA Certificate. All of the yachts have to meet the RYA Standards and are inspected thoroughly before each training session to guarantee the best and most efficient RYA Training experience!

Why this RYA Certified Training Center?

The ionianMode training center consists of experienced sailing instructors, skippers, engineers, and yachting professionals. All of them have spent many years working with yachts in the sea and the shore gaining enough expertise and knowledge. Their passion for sailing brought them all together and with hard work whilst ensuring the safety of their clients, they decided to start passing on their knowledge to people that have the same love and passion for sailing. The fleet is excellently maintained and complies with international safety regulations to ensure a sailing adventure that will be safe, successful, and unforgettable!

RYA Day Skipper

This course is ideal for those who have already some basic knowledge and want to further expand their skills and gain experience in order to be able to skipper a yacht with confidence during the day.

6 days
Experience Required
Competent crew level skills & experience & Day Skipper level theory knowledge
Miles Covered
Minimum of 100 N.M
RYA Competent Crew

This course is ideal for beginners. If you’d like to be an active crew member that participates in the day to day duties of the yacht, then this is the perfect fit your you. You will have the opportunity to learn the basics, and if you are interested, move to the next step as well!

6 days
Experience Required
No prior knowledge required
Miles Covered
100 N.M