ISSA Courses

The  International Sailing Schools Association is the latest and most modern yachting certification system for Sailing Dinghies, Keelboats, Multihulls and Yachts. The ISSA system was envisaged in 1969 and is now becoming recognized in Asia, as the best Yacht Training Certification.  The ISSA has spread to Malaysia, Philippines and Thailand.

We have experienced and highly qualified instructors and even an ISSA Instructor Trainer and Examiner, on our staff.  We are the only school in Asia that trains ISSA instructors and offers a range of recreational courses certified by ISSA . ISSA  offers the same course content as many RYA and IYT courses. This is because ISSA  intellectual property, has been used for their courses, for many years.  Check out our courses and our reputation. Review our course handbooks for each course and see how comprehensive the training is. We are happy to send you a pdf on request.

Past students have left lots of comments on Trip Advisor that attest to our high standards and their enjoyment of our courses. You can be sure that our Phuket Water Sports Centre offers you quality and value for money.


Zero to Hero Courses

This is our most popular sailing course. Designed to make you a competent skipper in just 14 days. You learn to sail a variety of yachts, keelboats and even a trimaran. Our theory courses are well known and regarded highly in Asia. The practical sailing is extremely well taught so when you leave us you have a wide range of sailing skills and competences. Check out our reputation before you book!

From only 71,000THB


Sail a Keelboat in 2 days

A keelboat is a yacht which is designed for inshore sailing and is usually responsive and ideal for learning on.  Its a boat thats simple and fits up to 5/6 persons on board but sails well with only 3 persons. We have a fleet of 7 of these boats and our Watersport staff really enjoy teaching on them. Join our ISSA courses and learn with expert sailors who can really teach well.

From only 16,000THB


 Yacht Crew

If you have plenty time on your hands why not join our Sailing Yacht Competent Crew course?  This takes 4 days and ends with your becoming a competent Yacht Crew. That means you will actually be capable of helming a yacht, keelboat or sailing dinghy.  Whats App us or email us and we will give you all the details and explain what we do and what you'll learn.

From only 32,000THB


Milecatcher Courses

We specialize in 3 day + Milecatcher cruises that are designed to give you more sailing experience. Sail with an instructor in a 45 ft luxury vessel with full board. Night passages, anchoring in splendid blue water locations, fast brand enjoyable cruising in tropical locations in Thailand and Malaysia. This is a superb way to enhance your skills and knowledge. Talk to us about this opportunity!

From only 15,600THB per day


Family Fun Course

We specialize in courses for the family.  Bring us your family and we will introduce you to tropical sailing at its best. Learn to Sail a keelboat and have an experience you won't ever forget.  Talk to us about how long you'd like to spend on a boat, it can be as little as half a day and we will make it happen. Sailing with your kids is so enjoyable.

From only 16,000THB


Professional Courses

We specialize in courses for everyone on yachts that are exciting and great for learning on.  Bring us your aspiration and we will introduce you to tropical sailing at its best. Learn to Sail a keelboat and have an experience you won't ever forget.  Talk to us about buying a boat, renting a boat or just experiencing one for a while.

2 Day Courses from only 16000THB


ISSA Yacht Training Courses

We have ISSA  recreational sail training courses aimed at both beginners and at more experienced sailors looking to perfect their skills and knowledge. The  keelboat yachts we use are carefully selected for training, but are also fast and fun to sail. Our objective is always to develop practical skills alongside the theoretical knowledge needed to be a safe and competent sailor.