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Live life outdoors!

Dinghy sailing is an extreme sport for many, though for some the attraction lies with a peaceful Sunday afternoon cruise. Whether you are an adrenaline junkie or a relaxation addict, Flying Fish guarantees to improve your sailing in best training locations in the world.

Out on the wire with Flying Fish

Flying Fish offer courses for all stages of learning: the complete beginner, somebody with experience or if you are just looking to complete a Dinghy Instructors course. We have a programme for you!

Location, location, location

During the Northern Hemisphere summer (May to October) Flying Fish are based in Vasiliki, Greece – arguably Europe’s top all round water sports locations. With its warm water, relaxed lifestyle, amazing conditions, incredible mountain biking and legendary night life it is no wonder it is so popular!

During the winter months (October to April) Flying Fish moves to Sydney, Australia where the warm trade winds make Sydney a superb place to learn to sail. You will find sailing on Sydney Harbour incredible, this and the friendly, laid back environment makes for a perfect setting for Instructor training. The beaches are world famous and, since there is so much to see and do, it’s no wonder millions flock each year to experience life down under

Why Flying Fish?

Flying Fish instructors in vassiliki

Your instructors Jake, Chubsey and James

  • The location speaks for itself: we find that many customers don’t return from Vasiliki, choosing instead to join our Instructor development programme or spend a few months working as a Dinghy Instructor.
  • You benefit from over 20 years of experience in delivering professional instructor training. Our instructors are all highly experienced and love what they do.
  • Access to our free online recruitment service.

Check out our Instagram feed to for more images of what our customers are up to. Alternatively, this video gives a taste of life with Flying Fish.

Once qualified

Is there a better way to spend your summer than getting paid to work on the water at any beach club resort around the world? Many choose to join us for our professional development training in Greece to prepare you for life after Flying Fish plus you can access our free online recruitment service.

Which course should I do?

Below are two options to become a Dinghy Instructor. If your a beginner or new to the sport choose our 6-week programme. Intermediate Dinghy sailors should choose the 4-week Fast-Track course.

Beginner to Dinghy Instructor in 6 weeks

In Either Greece or Australia

6 Weeks from £3,090

Dinghy Instructors Course (Greece)

The sailing Industry is an international billion dollar market and becoming a sailing instructor is the best way in.

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6 weeks from £3,138

Dinghy Instructors Course (Australia)

Everything you need to become a competent Dinghy Instructor in 6 weeks

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Already a competent Dinghy sailor

4 weeks including Powerboat, First aid, Prep and assessment

4 Weeks from £2,000

Dinghy Instructor Fast-Track (Greece)

The Dinghy Instructor Fast-track is a four week training programme designed for confident, intermediate sailors who have good boat handling ability.

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4 Weeks from £2,428

Dinghy Instructor Fast-Track (Australia)

Live life outdoors! Dinghy sailing is an extreme sport for many, though for some the attraction lies with a peaceful Sunday afternoon cruise. Whether you are an adrenaline junkie or a

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Ready to take your RYA Instructors course

2 Weeks from £750

Dinghy Instructor Prep and Assessment

The prep week concentrates on your personal and theoretical skills before the Instructor course in week two

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