Course Fees

Curriculum, fees and information

sailingschool@pcc.org.nz

The PCC holiday program is 20 hours in duration spread over 5 days.
The YNZ Learn-to-Sail courses are run during term 1, 2 and 4 after school hours (4-8pm in Term 1 and 4) or on a weekend day (Term 2); 32 hours in duration during 8 sessions spread over 9 or 10 weeks.
From August 2018 our course fees are as below:

THE COST OF THE HOLIDAY PROGRAM IS $350.00/ 5ds=20hrs

If a family have 2 or more children in the same class, then the second child receives 5% and the third child 10% discount.

THE COST OF THE YNZ LEARN-TO-SAIL COURSES FOR SCHOOL AGED CHILDREN IS $560.00/8sessions=32hrs

THE COST OF THE YNZ LEARN-TO-SAIL SPLASH / FAR EAST 11 COURSE FOR ADULTS IS $475.00/20 hrs

PRIVATE TUITION IS $75.00 PER HOUR FOR 1 PERSON AND $100.00 FOR 2 PEOPLE.

All fees to be paid in full 2 weeks prior to starting the course. See the registration form for payment options.

The course fees include:

  • YNZ certified coaches,
  • use of the PCC boats,
  • safety equipment and
  • office administration.
  • The YNZ learn-to-Sail courses also include the YNZ Level 1/Level 2 logbook and certificates.

Whilst your child is enrolled on a PCC Sailing School course, you and your family are welcome to use our facilities as a guest.  Guests to sign in at the lounge entrance.

The PONSONBY SAILING SCHOOL will provide:

  • Well equipped boats
  • Buoyancy aids
  • YNZ qualified instructors
  • Expert tuition
  • Lots of fun!!

All you need to supply is:

  • Some layers of warm clothing as you will be getting wet
  • Please note that a wetsuit is not enough in windy weather
  • Shoes that can be wet (no jandals or bare feet because of the risks of cuts and abrasions)
  • A spare set of dry clothing to change into afterwards
  • A snack and a drink (lunch where appropriate)
  • Sunscreen
  • Any medication you may need e.g. inhaler

Please Note:

The weather and other circumstances which are beyond our control may require us to postpone a class. One of the YNZ Learn to Sail classes is a land-based class.