Excellence in Training

RSYS offers a comprehensive range of theory and practical courses covering all aspects of sailing. Regardless of your age or ability, there is a course to suit you.

  • Just starting out? Select one of our Discover Sailing courses.
  • Do you want to hone your skills in a particular class? Book a private coaching session.
  • RSYS also offers many different courses throughout the year for Members and friends who wish to go down the path of volunteering and race officiating.

Contact Us

If you have any queries, please contact the Sailing Academy Manager Angus Stranack at or Tel: +61 2 9017 0154.

We run courses for


  • Club Race Officials
  • Committee Vessel drivers
  • Club Auditors
  • Club Judges & Umpires
  • Measurers
  • Safety boat drivers
  • First Aiders.

Coaches & Instructors

  • Assistant Instructors
  • Dinghy Instructors
  • Keelboat Instructors
  • Club Coaches

Upcoming courses

Club Race Officer Course
Saturday 11th July
FREE for Members and Dinghy Parents
Use promo code: RSYSCRO
Register here

Safety Boat Operator Course (additional online component)
Sunday 19th July
Members – $35.00, Non Members – $200.00
*Price includes course handbook
Register here

Start Powerboating Course (additional online component)
Saturday 25th July
Members – $125.00, Non Members – $200.00
*Price includes course handbook
Register here

Powerboat Handling Course
Sunday 26th July
Members – $75.00, Non Members – $200.00
*Price includes course handbook
Register here

Assistant Dinghy Instructor Course
Saturday 1st August
$100.00 Course cost subsidised by Club
Contact Angus Stranack for details

Dinghy Instructor Course
1st-2nd August $400.00
Register here