Learn to Sail - Kids

SingaporeSailing offers a diverse range of sailing programmes for little ones with our Learn to Sail courses (kids). Whether it’s an intense 4-day course or a 12-week weekend course, you will find something that suits your child’s needs and schedule! Below are some of the current (and future) sailing courses that we have!

We have removed the courses that are sold out. If you have any enquiries or you couldn’t find any course that fits your child’s schedule, do drop us an email at marketing@singaporesailing.org.sg!


Opti Junior Weekend / Full Day Training Programme 2019

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Age: Min 6 years (as of course date)
Pre-Requisite: Able to swim for 50 metres with a Personal Flotation Device (PFD)
Cost: $411.95 (Singaporean), $493.34 (PR/Foreigner)


Intake 2: Apr 20, 21, 27, 28, May 4, 5, 11, 12, 18, 25
Intake 3: Jun 22, 23, 29, 30, Jul 6, 7, 13, 14, 20, 21

Sessions: 10 half days
Time: 9:30 am – 1:00 pm
Group Size: 6-12
Sign up: Click here

Full Day:

Intake 1: March 30, 31, April 6, 7
Intake 2: June 1, 2, 8, 9
Intake 3:
June 25, 26, 27, 28

Sessions: 4 full days
Time: 9:30 am – 5:30 pm
Group Size: 6-12
Sign up: Click here

Course Syllabus:
1. Safety precautions
2. Parts of the boat & their usage
3. Points of sail
4. Simple sailing knots
5. Rigging and de-rigging
6. Basic boat handling
7. Heave-to
8. Getting out of irons
9. Launching and recovery
10. Capsizing
11. Avoidance of collision
12. General knowledge of weather, tides & current

Experiential Swimming by the Pool (for kids)

Experiential Sailing by the Pool


The Experiential Sailing by the Pool for Kids is an initiative by ActiveSG to bring the sport of sailing to the urban spaces in Singapore, with hopes of making it more convenient for kids to try this exciting sport.

Watch this space for updates when we launch the next round of Experiential Sailing by the Pool for Kids!

You might also be interested in  one of our most popular articles “10 Socio-Emotional Benefits of Sailing!”



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