Sail in Asia are regarded as Thailand’s most professional Yacht Training School. Based in Phuket, Sail in Asia are an ISSA Sea School offering high quality, yacht training courses.  Our chief instructor is a qualified UK trained Teacher and is the ISSA Instructor Trainer & Examiner in SE Asia. SIA offer you a comprehensive range of sailing courses, for your holiday.

We also train ISSA's Instructors in Asia. SIA are the key sea school in Asia, helping new ISSA schools to be set up. We offer a comprehensive consultancy for new ISSA schools. All new schools in Asia are provided with ISSA Course Handbooks (written by SIA, in collaboration with ISSA) and Teaching materials that ensure very high quality standards.

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Yacht Training

If you want to Learn to Sail a yacht or keelboat you need to join a course to realize your ambition. If you want to own a boat or charter yacht anywhere in the world you need to have completed a Zero to Hero 14 day course which provides you with the certification and skills to do so.

Sail in Asia’s Yacht Training is considered the most effective in Thailand and we ensure you have a club to join, after you’ve finished your course, that enables you to go sailing at weekends, for a very small sum.  Check out our training courses by clicking here.

Outdoor Education for International Schools with Sail in Asia

Outdoor Education is our strong point and we have experience of over thirty years running OE courses all over the world, including Duke of Edinburgh International Award Adventurous Journeys.  We have two major sites, one in Krabi province, our river base, the other on Phuket Island at Yon Bay.

Watersports Activity Centre at Ao Yon Phuket

The video below, shows you our almost perfect location, at Ao Yon, on Cape Panwa. Our fleet of 12 yachts and our water sports activity centre are evident in the video.  Most of our yacht training and team building happens in this ideal location.  The Phuket Water Sports Centre has changing rooms, and amenities right by the beach. Our yachts are anchored only 200 metres off it. Come and visit us if you can and see for yourself what a great location we have at Ao Yon Bay.  Free membership for 2022, for people who have completed an ISSA Yacht Training  course with Sail in Asia. Check us out, by dropping in, you will receive a warm welcome.

SIA are Thailand's premier corporate team building provider, in Phuket, Krabi and Pattaya.  Our yachts can take up to 80 clients for day trips, cruising rally, learn to sail days and mini regattas.  These activities are very popular with corporate clients, from Singapore and Hong Kong.

We charter our yachts for regattas such as the King’s cup, Phuket Race Week and the One Design Regatta.  The Platus are very popular as they are exciting and cheap to charter.  We also run day charter with our Farr 1104s and our Trimaran.  We supply yachts with with a skipper and crew if required.

The yachts we use are really superb training and racing boats. We have a multihull yacht, fast cruiser racers and a fleet of Platus that are the envy of every competitor. The yachts are used for flotilla sailing and training for International schools including International Award expeditions.

SIA are well known as the premier Team building provider in Phuket and Krabi in Thailand. SIA offer land based and water based team building options for corporate clients. Our unique training skills enable us to offer Corporate Leadership courses, Team Building and MICE events in Thailand.

We are also experienced Outdoor Education specialists and have a really exciting and successful outdoor pursuits and D of E adventurous journeys / expeditions for international schools.   Our dedicated team of instructors are highly qualified people with a love of the outdoors and a passion for sharing this expertise with youngsters from International Schools.

Phuket Water Sports Centre is the hub of all this healthy and fun activity.  PWSC is located at Ao Yon on Cape Panwa and was set up to provide a sailing and watersports centre for post ISSA Course Sailing and Watersports activity. Our PWSC is to be found in a beautiful cove near Cape Panwa.  New members are welcome, come and visit us and see for your self whats going on!