Maybe Sailing Traineeship

Learn as you travel

Price from £3000

Discover the world while you learn

Are you interested in a career working on traditional sailing vessels?

Do you want to learn more about life on board a traditional sailing vessel?

Then the Maybe Sailing Traineeship might be the experience you been looking for.

Be fully immersed into life as a crew member on board one of our traditional sailing vessels.   Whilst on board you will learn every aspect of working and living on board a traditional sailing vessel. During your traineeship you will be assigned different roles, allowing you to truly experience every aspect of sailing and living on board.

These roles include:  

  • Deck hand
  • Bosun’s assistant
  • Cooks assistant
  • Engineers assistant

      The placement dates are as follows:  

Available datesEmbarkationDisembarkationDuration
8th March 2020 – 7th June 2020Marigot, St MartinPortimao, Portugal93 days
8th June 2020 – 12th September 2020Portimao, PortugalPlymouth, UK93 days
24th October 2020 – 24th January 2021 Portimao, PortugalSt George’s, Grenada93 days
25th January 2021 – 25th March 2021St George’s, GrenadaSt George’s, Bermuda60 days
26th March 2021 – 11th June 2021St George’s, BermudaAberdeen, UK78 days

  Maybe Sailing Traineeship highlights:

  • Discover the world while you learn
  • Spend up to 93 days on a classic Tall Ship
  • Learn about all aspects of sailing and living on board a traditional sailing ship

  This is a voyage of discovery. Not only will you discover everything you need to know about sailing and living on board a traditional sailing vessel ….you will discover a great deal about yourself.  


What is included:

  • All meals on board Blue Clipper
  • Refreshments throughout the day
  • Use of safety equipment
  • Accommodation
  • All instruction and lectures on board by fully qualified crew

What is not included:

  • Travel to and from the boat
  • Personal travel insurance
  • Soft drinks
  • Any shore excursions and meals on shore (unless otherwise stated)
  • Visa Fees

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If you are interested in applying for the Maybe Sailing Traineeship and would like an application form please contact us at     



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