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Coaches are integral to helping sailors fulfil their potential. The vision for our coaching system is to provide a world class coaching system where coaches have access to learning allowing them and their sailors to enjoy and succeed at the coaching level they aspire to. 

In this section you will find information on how to become a coach, how to improve your coaching ability and resources to support you. We also have a coach search function if you are looking for a coach. 

  • Find out all the information you need to know about Yachting New Zealand's coaching pathway and courses.
  • Find upcoming coaching courses, as well as coaching workshops, forums, conferences and more.
  • Are you stuck for ideas? Need some help? Below are a variety of resources to assist coaches in a variety of topics.
  • To revalidate or upgrade your coaching qualification, start here.
  • Yachting New Zealand coaching qualifications may be gained by providing proof of prior learning.

    Yachting New Zealand does not have a direct transfer with any other country's qualifications, each person will need to apply individually.

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