SAFE ENJOYABLE LEARNING AFLOAT AND ASHORE SINCE 1974

Dinghy and Dayboat Sailing


Dinghy Instructor

The Dinghy Instructor Course is an intensive course training you how to teach ISA Small Boat Sailing Scheme sailing.  The course is lead by Ireland’s most experienced Instructor Trainer, Eddie English who has trained 100’s of successful sailing instructors.  You learn how to organise a fleet and teach on the water, to make a presentation in the classroom, the importance of understanding your student, how to communicate and much more. Courses at SailCork are progressive - we move forward with each course - striving to improve standards and the overall experience. Our course is not just an instructor course - it is a course in life skills! It is at the pinnacle of all our courses and we are very proud of what we do and believe that it is the best instructor course available.

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Taste of Sailing

Never been sailing before?  This is your chance to try under the expert tuition of Eddie English and the instructors at SailCork.  Your first introduction to the thrill of sailing will be in the safe environment of our East Ferry base. The emphasis on this course is to get you out on the water and sailing as quickly as possible.

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Start Sailing

This course introduces elements of all the skills you will need to become a competent sailor.  The course takes place in the sheltered safe waters of East Ferry under expert tuition of SailCork instructors.

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Taste of Dinghy Sailing

Never been sailing before?  This is your chance to try under the expert tuition of Eddie English and the instructors at SailCork.  Your first introduction to the thrill of sailing will be in the safe environment of our East Ferry base. The emphasis on this course is to get you out on the water and sailing as quickly as possible while having fun on comfortable boats.

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Basic Skills

This course sets you up as an independent sailor, in charge of your own boat.  The course takes place under the careful and expert tuition of Eddie English and the SailCork instructors in the safe and sheltered water of East Ferry.

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Basic Skills

This course sets you up as an independent sailor, in charge of your own boat.  The course takes place under the careful and expert tuition of Eddie English and the SailCork instructors in the safe and sheltered water of East Ferry.

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Improving Skills

This course is about consolidating and practicing your skills. The course takes place under the careful and expert tuition of Eddie English and the SailCork instructors in the safe and sheltered water of East Ferry.

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Improving Skills

This course is about consolidating and practicing your skills.  The course takes place under the careful and expert tuition of Eddie English and the SailCork instructors in the safe and sheltered water of East Ferry.

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Private Tuition

Eddie English and his team at SailCork have over 40 year’s in dinghy sailing tuition.  We can tailor make a session to suit your particular needs, whether it is to help you as a beginner setting our or fine tuning your racing skills in advance of a major championship.

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Advanced Boat Handling

On this course you will develop advanced skills in boat handling and tuning. Ideal preparation for all of the specialist courses ahead. The course takes place under the careful and expert tuition of Eddie English and the SailCork instructors in the safe and sheltered water of East Ferry and further afield in Cork Harbour.

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Kites and Wires

Introducing the thrills and spills of spinnakers & trapezes.  The course takes place under the careful and expert tuition of Eddie English and the SailCork instructors in the safe and sheltered water of East Ferry and further afield in Cork Harbour.

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Racing

This course is an introduction to dinghy racing at club level.  The course takes place under the careful and expert tuition of Eddie English and the SailCork instructors in the safe and sheltered water of East Ferry and further afield in Cork Harbour.

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