Want to learn to sail? GSC offers a wide range of courses to both members and non-members and is a Royal Yachting Association (RYA) Training Centre.

Which courses do we run...


Courses available to everyoneLaser Picos - Training Course

- RYA Dinghy Sailing Levels 1,2 & 3
- RYA Youth Sailing Stages 1,2,3 & 4
- RYA Start Racing

Courses available to Members Include;

- RYA Powerboat Level 1 & 2
- RYA Safety Boat
- First Aid Courses

GSC’s training fleet consists of...

- 6 Toppers
- 9 Optimists
- 3 Sport 14
- 2 RS Visions
- 2 RS Fevas
- 4 Laser Picos - click here for a YouTube video showing how to rig a Pico 
- 2 Wanderers

Training this year…

  • Disability Awareness Training Starting: 01/03/2022
  • *Now Full* – Beginners Dinghy Sailing Course Starting: 26/04/2022
  • Open Day & Free Taster Sessions Starting: 21/05/2022
  • Key: MO = Members Only

    Upcoming training…

    No events Key: MO = Members Only

    Training news…

    For any member who already helps, or is interested in helping with Sailability – or generally interested in becoming more aware of disabilities and access to sailing and watersports we have a training course just for you!

    Brett Cokayne, RYA Disability Development Officer for the region has kindly agreed to put on a one-day Disability Awareness Training event on Tuesday, 1st March, 10am – 4pm at the Clubhouse, Girton Sailing Club. To book a place, please click on the link below. There is no charge for this course.


    Get in touch...

    If you are interested in learning to sail or taking part in one of our courses contact the Training Principal at training@girtonsc.com.

    Booked onto a dinghy training course - find out what to wear and other useful information - Click here