Competent Crew

2021 Dates:

Onboard Experience

  • No dates available at this time. Register on our Waitlist to show interest and be notified for the next course.

COST: $2439

DURATION: 5 Days Live Aboard

About Competent Crew Course

An introduction for beginners who want to become active and useful crew members.

Introduces the fundamentals of sailing a moderate-size cruising yacht. By the end of the course you will have the confidence and ability to keep a lookout, handle sails, steer, row a dinghy and assist in all other day-to-day activities.

Pre Requisites

Must have a clear command of English and be 18 years old.

“The legendary Kent of Confident Captain helped me every step of the way with helping me obtain my Yachtmaster ticket. Thank you for guiding me through!!”

Sara Hastreiter, Volvo Ocean Race Sailor

Course Outline

During the course you will cover approximately 100 miles, including four night hours on watch.


  • Due to COVID-19, many of our courses are on hold. If you are interested in being added to our Waitlist for free, you will be notified when a course is added to the schedule and will have right of first available spots.
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