12 Jan 2024News

Sail Training 2024


Providing Sail Training Opportunities for people from the North East Inner City.

WHAT is it?
  • An opportunity to sail on a Tall Ship. This opportunity is funded with support from Dublin City Council and the North East Inner City (NEIC) Programme Office.

WHAT HAPPENS on a voyage?
  • This is a 7 day residential all-inclusive voyage

  • The applicant gets to experience all aspects of sailing the ship under the close supervision of the professional crew.

  • From climbing the rigging, setting the sails to navigating and steering the ship.

  • You will see our beautiful coastline from a different perspective.

  • Experience a sailing adventure at sea

  • An unforgettable life-changing experience!

  • Fun Challenge and Adventure

  • Opportunity to explore many career paths

HOW do you get involved?
  • You are eligible to apply for these voyages if you are resident or engaging in services within the North East Inner City NEIC.

  • As a local community group, you become a nominating organisation with Sail Training Ireland. Which enables you to nominate young people you feel would benefit from this experience.

WHEN are the Voyages?
  • Irish Sea Explorer 14-17yrs Dublin to Dublin 26th June-2nd July 2024

  • Irish Sea Explorer 18+ Dublin to Dublin 16th June –21st June 2024

  • Participant contribution: €50 per person

  • The voyages will depart from and return to Dublin calling at various ports along the way such as Belffast, Scotland, the Isle of Man or Wales.

WHERE can I find out more?
  • To find out more about a voyage or becoming a trainee, nominating organisation or a sponsor.

  • Contact: or call: 085 854 1303

Check out this very informative short video about the Sail Training experience: