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£1,320
3 Weeks
Vassiliki, Greece
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Overview

If you are looking for a high adrenaline action packed three week Gap Year experience is perfect option. After a busy year studying and what better than way to let your hair down by spending three weeks in Greece on a adventure of a lifetime.

Our Gap Year experience introduces you to three sports; Windsurfing, Diving and Dinghy sailing. Three weeks, three sports, three personal level qualifications. The package includes flights, accommodation and training.

Why Flying Fish

Windsurfing, Scuba diving and Sailing are the most popular action sports in the Mediterranean.  Getting competent and qualified gives you the option to travel and participate worldwide.

Flying Fish specalise in Gap Year experiences and Instructor training, we have been running training courses for over 22 years. Training in Vassiliki is addictive. If you like what you see and would like to become an Instructor then we have options to become a Divemaster, Windsurfing or Dinghy Instructor

Spend three weeks with us in stunning resort of Vassiliki, Greece and get the base level qualification in each of these sports allowing you to rent equipment independently.

Vassiliki is a hub for water sports and buzzing with a great atmosphere and like-minded people.  There is lots to do off the water including stunning beaches and parts of the island to explore as well as a rich social life to enjoy in the evenings.

Three weeks, three sports, three personal level qualifications, an experience of a lifetime!


Inclusions

  • Flying Fish team branded rash vest
  • All Equipment Hire
  • RYA Level 2 Dinghy Sailing
  • RYA Start Windsurfing
  • PADI Open Water
  • Full tuition from our highly experienced team
  • Optional fitness options including; SUP, swim, yoga and mountain bikes
  • (Optional) RYA Powerboat Level 2

Dates & pricing

Starts Ends Location(s) Availability
19/05/2019 09/06/2019 Vassiliki, Greece 2 Spaces Left
Course price £1,320
Required deposit £250
Or, please hold my space for 48 hours
Optional add-ons
£450Self-catering accommodation (shared room)
£675Self-catering accommodation (own room)
£600Return flights from London (includes overseas transfers)
£580Return flights from Manchester (includes overseas transfers)
£250Powerboat Level 2
30/06/2019 21/07/2019 Vassiliki, Greece 4 Spaces Left
Course price £1,320
Required deposit £250
Or, please hold my space for 48 hours
Optional add-ons
£450Self-catering accommodation (shared room)
£675Self-catering accommodation (own room)
£600Return flights from London (includes overseas transfers)
£580Return flights from Manchester (includes overseas transfers)
£250Powerboat Level 2
11/08/2019 01/09/2019 Vassiliki, Greece 4 Spaces Left
Course price £1,320
Required deposit £250
Or, please hold my space for 48 hours
Optional add-ons
£450Self-catering accommodation (shared room)
£675Self-catering accommodation (own room)
£600Return flights from London (includes overseas transfers)
£580Return flights from Manchester (includes overseas transfers)
£250Powerboat Level 2

Pre-requisite experience and qualifications

There are no formal pre-course requirements, just a desire to be on the water!

  • You need to be 18 years of age (if you are 17 you we require a parent or guardian in resort)
  • All students are required to secure travel insurance for the duration of their course.

Full itinerary

Typical course structure. Please note that our 11th August date starts with Windsurfing, followed by Dinghy then PADI Open Water

Week 1: RYA Dinghy Sailing Level 2 

The Bay of Vassiliki is the perfect place to learn the basic skills of sailing a dinghy and become competent to RYA level 2 standard.  This will include skills such as sailing around a triangular course and parking the boat as well as launching and landing and high wind blasting!

Week 2: RYA Start Windsurfing Certificate  

This week you will complete the RYA Start Windsurfing Certificate in one of the best windsurfing destinations in Europe.  Its likely you will get through this very quickly and will move on to the intermediate skills including using the harness and beach starts.

Week 3: The PADI Open Water Course 

This week will take you through the PADI Open water in the warm, clear waters of Vasillike. By the end of this week you will be qualified to dive up to 18 meters with a Buddy.


Related courses

The Greece Water sports experience leads to three options:

Windsurfing Instructor course in Greece 

Dinghy Sailing Instructor Course in Greece 

PADI Divemaster Fast Track