RYA Courses and Prices

Tuition on offer

The Coverack Windsurfing Centre offers Approved RYA Fast Forward (Start, Intermediate and Advanced Plus Levels) and Junior Levels 1 to 4. These are Nationally established courses and include the following:

  • Launching, starting & standing
  • Sailing techniques and stance
  • Manoeuvres
  • Rigging
  • Sailing theory
  • Sailing conditions
  • Rescue techniques and safety
  • Equipment
  • Waterstarts
  • Carve gybes
  • Duck gybes
  • Wave riding & jumping
  • RYA Fast Forward Scheme to Advanced Planning Plus

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Windsurfing tuition prices 2023

All levels of Coverack Windsurfing takes place with an instructor and a Safety boat in attendance for the whole duration.

The Centre boasts two long standing and highly experienced RYA Advanced instructors, including one National Trainer. The centre can accommodate tuition for both junior and adult windsurfing – across all of the RYA scheme from Start Windsurfing to Advanced.

Booking of sessions is advisable. Walk in bookings are welcome on the day – please see pricing structure below. All sessions are weather/ sea conditions dependant. We will always be honest with you regarding the conditions for learning. The staff will do their best to re-arrange sessions where possible and practical. 

Pricing Structure - 2 hour session:

Beginner Windsurfing (Taster)
Intermediate Windsurfing (Battened Rigs)
Advanced Windsurfing (Advanced/ High tech equip)
1 person rate/ 1 to 1
A group of 2-8

Pricing structure - RYA Courses:

1 Day Windsurfing Course (Includes longer water time and shore based coaching)
2 Day Windsurfing Course (As above)
5 Day Windsurfing Course (As above)
1 person rate/ 1 to 1
A group of 2-8


On all windsurfing courses we provide all RYA instruction, safety boat cover, all windsurfing equipment, winter wetsuits, third party liability insurance, Stand Up Paddleboards and surf skis. We meet each morning at 09:30 at the Windsurfing Centre in the harbour, Coverack (Harbour Road, Coverack). Tel +44 (0)1326 280939.

We are able to accept payments by cash or card.