New Sailors in their Training Membership at a Sail Training Lesson
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Get Unlimited Access to All Training Courses

The Training Membership is a fantastic way to have unlimited access to Royal Melbourne Yacht Squadron and its Sail Training Academy. The Training Membership is a onetime introductory offer option for those new to sailing or coming from other training courses or from using a SailPass.

What’s Included in a Training Membership:

  • Sailing member benefits

Plus (at no extra cost)

  • Access to all RMSTA Sail Training courses (listed below)
  • Casual sail practice and racing (Wednesday & Sunday) *
  • Access to Saturday racing**
  • Race management training
  • Boat maintenance training
  • Access to Member facilities on the days of your courses and crewing days
  • Mentoring / buddy system
    *Must have completed a keelboat crew course
    **Must have completed the Keelboat Spinnaker Course

At a discounted cost:

  • Marine Radio VHF and HG
  • Powerboat Handling Certificate
  • Coastal Navigation
  • Any course run externally


$109.19 per month on a 12-month Payment Plan

RMSTA is an accredited Australian Sailing Discover Sailing Centre, with experienced & friendly instructors delivering nationally recongnised programs. All instructors are qualified through Australian Sailing.

Twelve-month contract – direct debit or credit card authorization (early termination fee may apply). Courses must start and conclude within the 12-month ‘Training Membership’ period. Course bookings are subject to availability. Course bookings are subject to account currency. The Training Membership is a one-time introductory offer option for those new to sailing or coming from the RMSTA or the Sail Pass scheme. (Not repeatable). Training Members will automatically transition to Sailing Members after the 12 months of Training Membership have elapsed (unless otherwise advised by the Member). *extra fee applies

How to Register for a Training Membership:

STEP 1: Fill out the below form to apply.

STEP 2: Once application received it will be forward for approval.

STEP 3: Training office will be in touch to discuss training dates.

Membership Application Form - Training
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Proposers and Seconders or References (Required)

Applications for RMYS Membership must come with a Proposer and a Seconder. These need to be existing Senior or Sailing Members at RMYS for a minimum of 1 year.

Otherwise, if you do not have contact with Senior or Sailing Members at RMYS, please attach 2 letters of reference from referees (friends, family or colleagues) who have known you for at least 5 years.

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Must provide two letters of reference. Referees must have known you for min. 5 years. May be family, friends, or colleagues.


Monthly charges:
Training Membership: $109.19

Please note: On your first statement only, there will also be a one-off charge of $55.00 for activation of your Member Fob Key.

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We will not take any money at this stage. After you have submitted your application, a member of our team will be in contact with you to finalise your application.