RYA Sailing Courses in the Solent

Welcome to Broad Reach Sailing

Solent Sailing School, RYA Day skipper, Competent Crew, Coastal SkipperAt Broad Reach Sailing we are committed to ensuring the time you spend with us will be memorable and enjoyable. We are based in Gosport Marina, Hampshire, only a stone's throw from the Solent. As a Solent Sailing School, we offer all RYA sailing courses such as Day Skipper, Competent Crew and Coastal Skipper through to Yachtmaster Offshore courses. Our yachts are high specification and very comfortable, and they have the latest navigation equipment and the best safety equipment available. Whether you choose one of our RYA sailing courses or you just want to enjoy some time on the water and gain more sailing experience with a Mile Builder Trip, we can make it happen for you.

RYA Sailing Courses

RYA Day Skipper Course


Our RYA Sailing School offers all kinds of RYA sailing courses, starting from the complete novice with the Competent Crew sailing course and Day Skipper course, taking you right through to Yachtmaster Offshore. Our instructors are patient and supportive, they will ensure you get the most from the RYA sailing courses you attend. If you have never been sailing but would like to give it a try, we offer taster RYA sailing courses that give you an idea of what our Solent sailing school is all about. These take place over a weekend and will count towards your Competent Crew sailing qualification. Broad Reach Sailing is ideally situated in Portsmouth Harbour, Hampshire,  to give you access to one of the best sailing areas in the world.Our RYA Sailing Courses are "all inclusive" so there aren't any extras to pay for on arrival. All home cooked meals on board are included i.e. breakfast, lunch and evening meals, (the food's as good as the sailing course too, see our reviews in Testmonials and on Trip Advisor, on-board accomodation and all berthing costs. We also provide high quality Musto foul weather clothing included in the price of the sailing course, should you require this.

5 Day Sailing Couses start from just £399. BOOK NOW

Free resit Scheme

In the unlikley event you don't pass your sailing course* first time, we offer you additional time with us to ensure you pass at no extra cost.

"Go Sailing"

Solent Yacht Charter and RYA approved Sailing lessons, Hampshire

RYA Sailing courses in the Solent, HampshireIf you would like to gain some more sailing experience, get some sea miles in, or just want some time on the water, then our "Go Sailing" trips are an ideal way to do this. These sailing trips will give you the opportunity to visit France, the Channel Islands or the Jurrasic Coast visiting ports like Weymouth in Dorset.

You will have the benefit of an experienced skipper on board your yacht, who will ensure you enjoy every minute of your sailing trip with us. Go to the "Go Sailing page for more details.



*T&C's apply