Pippa and students

Pippa at the winch

Our Instructors – Pippa

Pippa – affectionately known as “Pippa the Skippa” - our Chief Instructor is responsible for maintaining our high quality of training, and our skipper/instructor on all our “Girls go Sailing” offers.

During Pippa’s long career she has sailed over 10 years as Mate with Ocean Youth Trust UK, and has  qualified as:

  • RYA Yachtmaster Instructor for sail – commercially endorsed
  • RYA Cruising Instructor for sail – commercially endorsed
  • RYA Shore based Instructor
  • RYA/MCA Yachtmaster Ocean – commercially endorsed
  • RYA/MCA Yachtmaster Offshore – commercially endorsed
  • MCA STCW with Ship’s Captain Medical
  • RYA Coastal Skipper Tidal Practical
  • RYA/MCA Yachtmaster Ocean shore based
  • RYA/MCA Coastal Skipper & Yachtmaster Offshore shore based
  • RYA Small Craft Basic Sea Survival
  • SCV Boatmaster 1
  • Short Range Certificate - Radio Operator’s Licence
  • Square Sail Certificate – Schooner Sailing
  • PADI Open Water Diver
  • Pool Lifeguard