offshore sailing academy


We are located in the heart of the sunshine coast, Durban, South Africa

We are a “virtual” operation and we operate form our training vessel and the local yacht clubs, as and when required.


Owner & Chief Instructor

Werner De Kock

Offshore Sailing Academy

073 806 0802

Point Yacht Club Durban

Yacht mole Victoria Embankment

Werner De Kock | Owner & Chief Instructor

Werner has been sailing since 2006 and was introduced into sailing by Offshore Sailing Academy. After he qualified as a yacht master he did a delivery of a catamaran and his first Atlantic crossing.
Werner gained a lot knowledge and experience whilst working as an instructor for Offshore Sailing Academy from 2008. He has an excess of 70 000 miles at sea and is really passionate about what he does.

Offshore Sailing Academy Durban-this image shows Owner and Chief Instructor Werner de Kock with the Durban Harbour in the background