Maybe Sailing Traineeship

Learn as you travel

Price from £2800

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 have 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 datesEmbarkationDisembarkationDurationPrice
20th April 2022 – 17th June 2022Oban, ScotlandOban, Scotland58 days£2030
17th June 2022 – 22nd August 2022Oban, UKUllapool, Scotland66 days£2310

Maybe Sailing Traineeship highlights:

  • Discover the world while you learn
  • Spend up to 66 days on a classic Tall Ship
  • Learn about all aspects of sailing and living on board a traditional sailing ship
  • The price for 2 consecutive voyages is £4300

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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