Yachting Croatia

Advanced Sailing Course


The course is intended for people who past our program of basic course or for those who already possess certain knowledge of sailing. This course is actually an upgrade of the previously acquired knowledge and preparation for sailing on your own. It is about a program through which attendees will learn how and in which manner to use a spinnaker, anchoring, maneuvering a sailboat using an engine, leaving and docking. The attendees will exercise navigation, determining position by using a hand compass, nautical charts and a GPS. From the first day, the complete organization on the boat, as well as everyday duties on-board, cleaning, cooking, etc are determined.Through seven days of sailing, the aim is to sail as many nautical miles as possible and to acquire as much knowledge and experience at sea by repetition and practice.



Sailing with First 40.7 gives you a chance to feel sailing with a different and memorable experience. If you want to feel how the boat glides through the sea with little wind and ofcourse speed, then first 40.7 is choice for you.

In any case, if you are a lover of faster sailing , this boat will meet your expectations.

FIRST 40.7

This is a racing version of First 40.7 Beneteau - reputable french boat manufacturer, with draught of 2,4 m and 3 speader mast. The boat is equipped with set of Raymarine instruments. Wind instrument, multiinstrument and 3 repeater, series ST 60 Graphic are placed on the console above the entrance. Control unit ST 6002 for hydraulic autopilot with S1 route computer and ST 40 Bidata instrument are placed beside motor control panel in the left back cockpit corner but within skipper's reach. At the steering wheel console you can find control unit for multifunctional repeaters. Chartplotter C 70 is placed in the saloon next to the navigation desk. The boat has 8 berths - 3 cabins for 6 person and possibility for 2 persons to sleep in the saloon, and 1 toilette with shower and hot water, as well as stern shower. In the standard charter version boat is equipped with triradial North sails, main sail is semi full batten and roll genua, dynema strings, double spi sheets. Sun tent is integrated into the lazy bag. Subsea part is painted with special racing coat Venezziani spidy carbonium.

* on a sailboat is a GoPro camera that can optionally record your memorable moments.

Main info

• model: First 40.7
• boat type: Sailing yachts
• year of build: 2007
• length: 11.96 m
• berths: 8 (6+2)
• cabins: 3
• WC / Shower: 1

Technical characteristics
• beam: 3.78 m
• draught: 2.40 m
• displacement: 6900.00 kg
• engine: Yanmar 40 HP
• fuel capacity: 138.00 l
• water capacity: 272.00 l

BASE: Marina Kremik

DURATION: One week

ACCOMMODATION: During all seven days the attendees will be situated on the boat - 7 overnight stays.

TERMINS: March, April, October, November


TERMINS: May, September


TERMINS: July, August


* PRICE INCLUDES: GPS, autopilot, inflatable dinghy, outboard engine, spinaker/genaker, blankets, 220 V, VHF, radio CD, professional skipper
* PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE: tourist tax 1€ per person per day, fuel, marina fee, food, final cleaning -100€

PAYMENT: 50% on contract, 50% 5 weeks before course

EXTRA: Mobile internet conection 150€/week with traffic included

CHECK IN: Saturday from 4 p.m.; CHECK OUT: Saturday till 8 a.m.

* minimum 4 persons
* Lectures are given in English and Croatian language


For more info., please do not hesitate to contact us.