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Junior Summer English and Sailing

Boys and girls between 12 and 17 years of age are invited to enroll on this exciting new course which combines English language tuition with sailing.


The course is run in conjunction with the Irish National Sailing School, Ireland’s leading provider of Junior Sailing Courses. Students are grouped according to their sailing experience and complete beginners as well as more experienced sailors are catered for. Instructors are all fully qualified and are trained in all aspects of student welfare and safety.

Essential sailing gear is provided including wetsuits and buoyancy aids and each student’s progress is monitored carefully by the instructors each week. At the end of the two week programme successful students will obtain their Level 1 internationally recognised sailing certificate.

The aim of the course is to learn English, make new friends and discover the fantastic sport of sailing.

Course Features: 
Age: 12-17
Tuition: 15 hours group tuition
Levels: Beginner to Advanced
Accommodation: Homestay
No of students: Max 15 per class
Where can I do this course? Castlepark School Dublin


Course Fee Includes: 
  • 15 hours tuition per week ( 15 x 60 mins)
  • Full Board Accommodation
  • Elementary to advanced levels
  • 4 afternoons sailing per week
  • 1 afternoon social or cultural activity
  • Placement test on arrival
  • Welcome pack and student card
  • Maximum 15 students per class( average 12)
  • Weekly progress test
  • One full day excursion with private coach
  • Weekly award ceremony and presentation of graded certificates
  • 2 evening activities including Disco
  • Graded certificate on completion of programme
  • All course materials
What to Bring: 
  • Footwear to wear afloat/ old runners
  • Warm layers
  • Swimsuit and waterproof jacket
  • Hat and suncream