SailQuest Youth Sailing Program

Booking & Pricing Details

The SailQuest Youth Sailing Program is a 2 stage program. The first stage, the IYT CREW course, is a 5 day entry level sailing course and covers the IYT International Crew course syllabus. The second stage, the IYT SKIPPER course, is a 5 day advanced sailing course and covers the IYT Bareboat Skipper's course syllabus. The IYT CREW course must be completed before attending the IYT SKIPPER course. The 5 day courses can be scheduled individually or can be combined and completed in a 10 day course.

International Schools, youth and business organizations, families, and others and can enroll groups of 6 to 14 students. Recommended student age is 15 years old and up. 

International Schools and other youth organizations with students under 18 years old should be accompanied by at least 1 adult representative to supervise students when sailing classes are not in session. Adult representatives, teachers or school counselors, will attend the sailing program alongside students and receive IYT CREW/SKIPPER certificates.


What is included in the course cost?

The SailQuest Youth Sailing Program represents a great value for money. Everything students require, except airfare, is included in the course cost:

  • Minivan transfer from airport to and from the SailQuest Sailing School location
  • Accommodation and a Welcome Aboard Dinner Party for the evening before the first class day
  • Accommodation and breakfast for the morning after the last class day
  • Accommodation for nights spent ashore
  • On board accommodation for nights spent at sea
  • Sailor's Survival Kit:
    • sleeping bag
    • sleeping pad
    • quick-dry towel
    • personal flashlight
    • toilet kit: tooth brush, tooth paste, shower gell, shampoo
    • sun screen
    • sailing gloves
    • name tag/marina pass
    • carry duffle bag
  • All meals/beverages/drinking water during the sailing program, both ashore & onboard
  • All Training Yacht & Instructor costs
  • Complete coverage of the IYT International Crew & IYT Bareboat Skipper's certificate program
  • IYT registration fees & IYT certificate costs
    • IYT CREW: IYT International Crew certificate
    • IYT SKIPPER: IYT Bareboat Skipper's & IYT VHF Radio Operator's certificate
  • All SailQuest Sailing Course materials:
    • pencil/eraser/notebook
    • practice 10mm braided yacht rope
    • Rules of the Road Handbook
    • SailQuest Sailing Manual - CREW/SKIPPER
    • SailQuest Course notes & workbooks
    • Digital Sailing Data - a full collection of sailing books, training videos & nautical audio material
    • SKIPPER - practice chart - Thai Chart 142
    • SKIPPER - Portland Course Plotter & other navigation tools
  • High Quality SailQuest Crew/Skipper's shirt
  • A professional, well organized, effective, fun, fast-paced training program specially designed for youth groups

SailQuest Youth Sailing Program pricing

(minimum 6 / maxium 14 students plus up to 2 adult representitives)

Thai Baht THB  Euro €
(ref only)
USD $
(ref only)

5 day IYT CREW or IYT SKIPPER - per student  

36,000THB

920€

$1,080

5 day IYT CREW or IYT SKIPPER - per adult reprentitive 

22,000THB

560€

$660

10 day IYT CREW & IYT SKIPPER - per student

70,000THB

1,790€

$2,100

10 day IYT CREW & IYT SKIPPER - per adult reprentitive

40,000THB

1,000€

$1,200

Note: all SailQuest pricing is in Thai Baht

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 Notes:

  • SailQuest understands that your schedule may change and we offer a flexible option for re-scheduling your course dates and deposit refunds.

Schedule and book your course dates now:

SailQuest requests a 25% deposit payment to confirm your booking and to hold your selected course dates.

  1. Contact SailQuest to check availability on your preferred course dates.
  2. We understand that organizing your group and payments can be challenging. Let us know what dates are best for you and we will be able to hold dates for a reasonable amount of time while you get your group organized.
  3. SailQuest will provide an invoice and payment option details once course dates and enrollment have been established.
  4. Balance payments are due on or before the day the program begins.

SailQuest Update - Response to Corona Virus/COVID-19

As I am sure you are aware, the Corona Virus/COVID-19 is creating international travel issues. At this time, however, it is business as usual at SailQuest Sailing School and all scheduled course dates and sailing events are still running as scheduled. It is a great time of year for sailing here in the Gulf of Thailand!

To keep updated on the situation in Thailand and restrictions regarding incoming visitors,  see the Thailand Department of Disease Control website. Travelers should also be aware of any warnings or restrictions that may be posted in the country you will return to following your SailQuest dates.

This situation will certainly effect some who have already booked course or event dates or those who may be thinking of doing so. The SailQuest refund and re-schedule policy remains the same as always. If for any reason you need to cancel  your booking, we will issue a full refund of your booking deposit or full payment, minus any bank transfer fees. Or we can hold your payment and you can re-schedule to more convenient dates as your schedule allows.

We are also implementing a daily temperature check policy for instructors and students and encouraging continued good hygiene practices for all. Anyone who is not feeling well or showing symptoms… please stay home!

These are tough times for travelers and business owners alike, but we are all trying to make the best of it.

Let me know if you have any additional questions.

Good health and Happy Sailing!

Capt. Tim & the SailQuest team

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