Huge Thanks !

“Hi Libby! I hope all is well and the courses are flourishing like always! I just wanted to send you an email to say thanks for your support and the level head I adopted from the SPICE course.   It took me about 5 months of dock walking and day work to secure a permanent …

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Extensive knowledge, professionalism, dedication…

I recently completed my Yacht Skipper’s combo course with Offshore Sailing Academy – what a fantastic experience! Although I have been sailing for many years, I realized it was important to take a formal course to further my knowledge and achieve a recognized certification. I found the combo course was a great mix of practical …

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Certainly one of the best times of my life…

Hi Offshore, I’ve passed and beaming with a sense of achievement and accomplishment after one of the biggest moments of my life. I’m in Langebaan having just passed my Yachtmaster Offshore. The initial 90 days spent at Offshore with your ethos of training excellence, professional, friendly, nurturing environment made my task that much easier. So …

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Excellent instructors…

Thank you for a great course, excellent instructors, diligent and helpful admin staff and a sailing experience that exceeded my expectations. It is my hope that you go from strength to yet greater strength and I am looking forward to my next experience with you. Kevin M

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My introduction to the rich and famous…

I started my Spice course with Offshore Sailing Academy in October 2005, and I will start by saying it was the best career move I ever made choosing Offshore. With the fantastic instructors and Chris and Libby Bonnet ,and some interesting experiences, the course was over and done in no time! and I had fun …

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It was the time of my life…

I successfully completed my Yachtmaster course with the Bonnets in November 2006 and since then have been working in the Super Yacht industry. It was the time of my life, not just the course itself but the location of the school. The instructors and equipment were all of a high standard. The whole process from …

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What a blast!

What a blast! Choosing to do my entry level SPICE course at Offshore also did my STCW’95 ! Read on… The SY Enterprise (145ft Perini Navi) pulls into Durban harbor and I land the deckie job onboard for six months! Flew to Antigua – awesome racing on a classic schooner. Next came the Eastern coast …

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