Professional Sailing Courses 



Sailing Lessons from Jacksonville, Florida

Evening classes available ( 3 ) four hour sessions 2 PM to 6 pm during Spring, Summer and Fall.
Evening classes feature cooler weather, better winds and beautiful sunsets.
Gift certificate 10% discount applies to Jacksonville school only and has no expiration date suitable for birthday and anniversary occasions.


Special Offer, Sailing Lessons in Jacksonville, FL

Learn how to sail in a course as relaxed as an all-day outing. Southern Sailing, a sailing school in Jacksonville, Florida, offers affordable sailing lessons.

Sailing Certification
Enjoy nature's beauty while learning how to sail at either our Jacksonville or Destin locations. We specialize in sailboats fine enough to satisfy our celebrity clients. They will teach you how to sail bareboat charters and qualify you for certification in 2 days. Our sailing instruction is on the beautiful, wide St. Johns river which is much less conducive to motion sickness than the Atlantic Ocean. The skills learned will apply to ocean sailing charters.
Our other affiliate location is in Destin Florida.

47 Years in the Business
Our courses have taught over 15,000 students to sail. We tailor the curriculum to your individual learning curve. Ask about private instruction at group rates.

Contact us for more information about our sailing instruction.

As featured in First Coast Magazine, July issue.

" Miss Connie"
30 ' Catamaran docked at Palm Bay Marina, available for skippered party charters in ocean at Mayport with Capt. Jason French. Highly experienced sailing instructor!

Gold Rush, Sonar 23 fast, responsive Class Yacht - Seats 6 passengers. Excellent choice, used by many academies for sailing instruction courses.

Beneteau 30

Morgan 41

Our Address: Mandarin and Fruitcove Fl at beautiful Amity Club Marina with Swimming Pool and Bar
Nestled in the heart of Fruit Cove, Amity Marina is undoubtedly one of North Florida's best kept secrets.
Situated on the widest point of the St. Johns River

Hours of Operation Monday–Saturday, 9 a.m.–7 p.m. EST; Sunday, By Appointment Only 
AWARDS/RECOGNITION: Largest Yacht Dealer in the United States for 4 Major Manufacturers