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Flying Fish

Flying Fish UK 25 Union Road Cowes Isle of Wight PO31 7TW


At Flying Fish you can become a Yachtmaster, conquer the ski slopes, surf Sydney's best breaks or win at windsurfing. Learn the basics of sailing, dive the Barrier Reef or crew on a superyacht.

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Welcome to the world of Flying Fish: professional training and international adventure on the sea and the snow. Flying Fish trains and recruits over 1000 people each year to work as yacht skippers and as sailing, diving, surfing, windsurfing, ski and snowboard instructors.

Taking advantage of some of the best training locations in the world, watersports courses are run in the UK, Australia and Greece, while ski and snowboard instructor training takes place in Canada.

Trainee professionals join Flying Fish for vocational qualifications and access to their worldwide recruitment
service in yachting, watersports and winter sports.

Gap year students enrol with Flying Fish for challenge, team spirit and work experience in faraway places.  What call call their"Three Year Plan" enables students to train, work and travel in the ap year and to pick up interesting jobs in the long vacations during their degree.

Career-breakers enjoy time out from work and personal development as Yachtmasters and action sports instructors.

Experienced instructors, yacht skippers and crew come to Flying Fish for professional development, commercial upgrades and some of the worlds greatest yacht racing events.

Everyone is welcome at Flying Fish, They guarantee you fun and excitement!

Courses range from two to 22 weeks and are available to complete beginners and for those who already have some experience.


Learn to sail on your gap year  Flying Fish Participants  Sailing instructor courses