Sailing First General Assembly

Sailing First invites its members to the General Assembly that will take place on the 19th of October at 17.30 at Byens Hus in Hellerup. If you are a member of the organisation and would like to participate, please contact On the agenda the accounts, plans and budget for 2021 and amendments to the statuts.


Sailing First and KDY join forces

RYA courses from Sailing First will be offered to members of the Royal Danish Yacht Club (KDY/RDYC). The RDYC International Sailing School is an important part of the Yacht Club’s vision to engage new members. Through this partnership with Sailing First, members will be able to obtain RYA qualifications with global recognition and be able to continue their sail training at any of the RYAs Recognised Training Centres around the World.


RYA Day Skipper certificate recognised in Denmark

Students successfully completing the RYA Day Skipper Navigation and Theory Course with Sailing First, can have their qualification recognised as equivalent to the theoretical part of the Danish Duelighedbevis when they complete the Dueligheds practical exam. It’s a simple process, recognised by the Danish Maritime Agency. Proof of both exams are used to apply for a Danish certificate of sailing proficiency on-line at

“I needed the PDF from the Søfartsstyrelsen site and a photo of the RYA diploma. I received the certificate within two weeks. It was a very smooth process :)” Said Andreas Saerdna who successfully completed the RYA theory course in 2020.