GROUP LESSONS

A FUN WAY TO MEET NEW PEOPLE !


Learn with and from each other.

You make more progres when you observe your fellow students in action and see what works ( and what doesn't work !) 

  • Flexible online booking per lesson.
  • Lessons in morning, afternoon or evening.
  • A Minimum of 1 and a maximum of 3 fellow students per lesson.
  • We sail with an AIRA 22, a modern daysailer.
  • Progressions are tracked in a personal progresslist
  • Learn at your own level and at your own pace.
  • Costs: 50,-  euro per person per 2.5 hour lesson.


A minimum of two bookings are required for a group lesson to go ahead.
Group lessons are in principle in Dutch and will only be given in English if the entire group is English-speaking

When you book your AIRTIME , choose for  GROUP LESSON 

You can reserve a single place, or multiple places on board.

Simply enter the desired number of places. 

You can cancel free of charge up to 2 weeks before the reserved AIRTIME. Airforce 21's terms and conditions apply to all reservations


Are you really serious about sailing:
Order a 10 ride ticket for 450,- euro.

10 x group lessons (free to schedule) for the price of 9! 

50,- euro discount! 
per lesson this is only 45,- euro !

send a mail to: sailing@airforce21.nl 

PRIVATE LESSONS

CHOOSE YOUR OWN CREW !

Would you rather have lessons on your own or together with people of your choice?  With a private lesson you reserve the entire boat !



  • Flexible online booking per lesson.
  • Lesson in the morning, afternoon or evening.
  • A maximum of 4 students are alowed per private lesson.
  • We sail with an AIRA 22, a modern daysailer
  • Progressions are tracked in a personal progresslist
  • Learn at your own level and at your own pace.
  • Costs: 120 euros per lesson of 2.5 hours.



When you book your AIRTIME, choose  PRIVATE LESSON.

 Always enter 4 for quantity. The boat than reserved just for you.

In the reservationform you enter the amount of people that joins you.


Are you really serious about sailing:
Order a 10 RIDES tickets for PRIVATE LESSONS for 1080.-  euro. 
This is a 120,- euro discount!

10 x private lessons (free to schedule) for the price of 9 !
If you are with a group of 4, this way you pay only 27,- euro per lesson!
send a mail to: sailing@airforce21.nl


CHOOSE YOUR  LEVEL :

 CHOOSE FROM: AIRBORN (LEVEL 1), AIRPLAY (LEVEL 2) or AIRMAX (LEVEL 3

AIR-BORN (KB 1)

All beginnings are hard, but the hardest thing is to get started.


You have never or rarely sailed before?

In this course you will become acquainted with sailing.

You will learn mainly by doing yourself !


 This you will learn (among other things);


  •  Healing the boat is part of sailing
  •  Rudder and sheet control
  •  Raising and lowering the sails
  •  Tacking (basic)
  •  Jybing 
  •  Heaving to
  •  Arriving and departing a windward shore
  •  Basic priority rules BPR
  •  Basic sailing knots


Your progressions are tracked on a progresslist


 After completing level KB1  you will receive an
AIR-BORN CERTIFICATE.
 
You then have (at least)  the skills and knowledge similar to level CWO KEELBOOT 1 (Water Sports Training Committee)

You are now a good sailing mate and you are ready to move on to level 2. 
How long it takes you to complete level 1 depends on your talent, your motivation and weather conditions during lessons. (On average, a student needs about 8 lessons ) 


AIR-PLAY (KB 2)

After the basics, it's now time to play with the boat and the elements.


 If you have mastered the basic skills well, you can also learn the more difficult maneuvers in this course. During this course, in addition to new maneuvers, the basic skills are often repeated and practiced so that this becomes a routine.  Learning by trying . 


 The following components (among others) are covered in this course;


  •   Deepening of the basic sailing skills
  •  (Better) Tacking
  •  Different jybe methods (including the chicken jybe)
  •  Reef
  •  Man Over Board Maneuver (Basic)
  •  Good mooring
  •  Motor Manoeuvering (Basics)
  •  Sailing knots and Line Handling
  •  Priority rules of way BPR
  •  Safety on the water
  •  Theory of forces and moments on the ship (basics)


 After completing level KB 2 you will receive an
AIR-PLAY CERTIFICATE.

You then have (at least) the skills and knowledge similar to KIELBOOT II of the CWO (Water Sports Training Committee)


 You are now a novice skipper.  You have all the skills to sail independently under calm conditions (up to wind force 4).  If you wish, you can now also rent a boat yourself to further develop yourself into an experienced skipper.

 How long it takes you to complete Level 2 depends on;  Aptitude, motivation and weather conditions.  On average, a student takes about 16 lessons after achieving level 1.

AIR-MAX (KB 3)

Become a pro!

Do you want to learn even more after completing level 2 and become a true all-round sailor?  Then this course is really something for you!


 The following components are covered in this course (among others).


  • Hoisting and lowering (during sailing)
  •  Sail trim
  •  Man Over Board Maneuvers
  •  Arriving and departing from a leeshore
  •  Anchoring under sail
  •  Basic Navigation
  •  BPR knowledge
  •  Engine maneuvering
  •  Theory of forces and moments on the ship
  •  safety / planning a trip



 After completing level KB 3  you will receive an
AIR-MAX CERTIFICATE.

 You then have at least the skills and knowledge similar to KIELBOOT III of the CWO (Water Sports Training Committee)

 You are then an all-round sailor and you know all the ins and outs, tips and tricks.  How long it takes you to complete Level 3 depends on;  talent, attitude, motivation, and weather conditions.  
On average, after achieving level 2, a student takes about 12 lessons + self-study theory.