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Obtain your Sailing License (Licencia de Navegación) in Spain
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Sailing Licence (Licencia de Navegación)
We have selected the best courses to get your navigation license in the best recreational sailing schools. Book your place now and we will refund 50% of the amount in miles so you can spend it on other plans to navigate.
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Valencia, Valencia
30 Oct from 10:00 to 14:00
30 Oct
1 day
8 More information Reserve for 130€
Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Santa Cruz de Tenerife
30 Oct from 15:00 to 21:00
30 Oct
1 day
7 More information Reserve for 150€
Cádiz, Cádiz
30 Oct from 14:30 to 20:30
30 Oct
1 day
4 More information Reserve for 120€
Altea, Alicante
31 Oct from 09:00 to 15:00
31 Oct
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 120€
Valencia, Valencia
31 Oct from 10:00 to 14:00
31 Oct
1 day
8 More information Reserve for 130€
Isla Cristina, Huelva
31 Oct from 09:00 to 15:00
31 Oct
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 140€
Estepona, Málaga
31 Oct from 09:00 to 15:00
31 Oct
1 day
8 More information Reserve for 145€
Sacedón, Guadalajara
31 Oct from 10:00 to 16:00
31 Oct
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 140€
Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Santa Cruz de Tenerife
31 Oct from 10:00 to 16:00
31 Oct
1 day
7 More information Reserve for 150€
Altea, Alicante
1 Nov from 09:00 to 15:00
1 Nov
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 120€
San Martín de Valdeiglesias, Madrid
1 Nov from 10:00 to 12:00
1 Nov
1 day
2 More information Reserve for 165€
Sacedón, Guadalajara
1 Nov from 10:00 to 16:00
1 Nov
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 140€
Algeciras, Cádiz
4 Nov from 11:00 to 17:00
4 Nov
1 day
4 More information Reserve for 160€
San Martín de Valdeiglesias, Madrid
6 Nov from 10:00 to 12:00
6 Nov
1 day
2 More information Reserve for 165€
Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Santa Cruz de Tenerife
6 Nov from 15:00 to 21:00
6 Nov
1 day
7 More information Reserve for 150€
Altea, Alicante
7 Nov from 09:00 to 15:00
7 Nov
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 120€
San Martín de Valdeiglesias, Madrid
7 Nov from 10:00 to 12:00
7 Nov
1 day
0 More information No availability
Isla Cristina, Huelva
7 Nov from 09:00 to 15:00
7 Nov
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 140€
Estepona, Málaga
7 Nov from 09:00 to 15:00
7 Nov
1 day
8 More information Reserve for 145€
Sacedón, Guadalajara
7 Nov from 10:00 to 16:00
7 Nov
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 140€
Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Santa Cruz de Tenerife
7 Nov from 10:00 to 16:00
7 Nov
1 day
7 More information Reserve for 150€
Altea, Alicante
8 Nov from 09:00 to 15:00
8 Nov
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 120€
Sacedón, Guadalajara
8 Nov from 10:00 to 16:00
8 Nov
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 140€
Pantano de Cijara, Cáceres
From 8 Nov to 7 Nov
8 Nov
2 days
6 More information Reserve for 140€
San Martín de Valdeiglesias, Madrid
11 Nov from 10:00 to 12:00
11 Nov
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 165€
Algeciras, Cádiz
11 Nov from 11:00 to 17:00
11 Nov
1 day
4 More information Reserve for 160€
Gelves, Sevilla
13 Nov from 09:00 to 11:00
13 Nov
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 99€
Gelves, Sevilla
13 Nov from 00:00 to 00:00
13 Nov
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 295€
Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Santa Cruz de Tenerife
13 Nov from 15:00 to 21:00
13 Nov
1 day
7 More information Reserve for 150€
Altea, Alicante
14 Nov from 09:00 to 15:00
14 Nov
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 120€
Isla Cristina, Huelva
14 Nov from 09:00 to 15:00
14 Nov
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 140€
Estepona, Málaga
14 Nov from 09:00 to 15:00
14 Nov
1 day
8 More information Reserve for 145€
Sacedón, Guadalajara
14 Nov from 10:00 to 16:00
14 Nov
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 140€
Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Santa Cruz de Tenerife
14 Nov from 10:00 to 16:00
14 Nov
1 day
7 More information Reserve for 150€
Vigo, Pontevedra
15 Nov from 09:00 to 15:00
15 Nov
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 115€
Altea, Alicante
15 Nov from 09:00 to 15:00
15 Nov
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 120€
San Martín de Valdeiglesias, Madrid
15 Nov from 10:00 to 12:00
15 Nov
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 165€
Sacedón, Guadalajara
15 Nov from 10:00 to 16:00
15 Nov
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 140€
Algeciras, Cádiz
18 Nov from 11:00 to 17:00
18 Nov
1 day
4 More information Reserve for 160€
Gelves, Sevilla
20 Nov from 09:00 to 11:00
20 Nov
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 99€
Gelves, Sevilla
20 Nov from 00:00 to 00:00
20 Nov
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 295€
San Martín de Valdeiglesias, Madrid
20 Nov from 10:00 to 12:00
20 Nov
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 165€
Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Santa Cruz de Tenerife
20 Nov from 15:00 to 21:00
20 Nov
1 day
7 More information Reserve for 150€
Altea, Alicante
21 Nov from 09:00 to 15:00
21 Nov
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 120€
València, Valencia
21 Nov from 10:00 to 18:00
21 Nov
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 120€
Isla Cristina, Huelva
21 Nov from 09:00 to 15:00
21 Nov
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 140€
Estepona, Málaga
21 Nov from 09:00 to 15:00
21 Nov
1 day
8 More information Reserve for 145€
Sacedón, Guadalajara
21 Nov from 10:00 to 16:00
21 Nov
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 140€
Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Santa Cruz de Tenerife
21 Nov from 10:00 to 16:00
21 Nov
1 day
7 More information Reserve for 150€
Getxo, Bizkaia
21 Nov from 15:00 to 21:00
21 Nov
1 day
7 More information Reserve for 130€
Gelves, Sevilla
21 Nov from 09:00 to 11:00
21 Nov
1 day
1 More information Reserve for 165€
Gelves, Sevilla
21 Nov from 00:00 to 00:00
21 Nov
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 295€
Barcelona, Barcelona
22 Nov from 09:00 to 15:00
22 Nov
1 day
6 More information Reserve for 80€
Altea, Alicante
22 Nov from 09:00 to 15:00
22 Nov
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 120€
València, Valencia
22 Nov from 10:00 to 18:00
22 Nov
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 120€
San Martín de Valdeiglesias, Madrid
22 Nov from 10:00 to 12:00
22 Nov
1 day
4 More information Reserve for 165€
Sacedón, Guadalajara
22 Nov from 10:00 to 16:00
22 Nov
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 140€
Algeciras, Cádiz
25 Nov from 11:00 to 17:00
25 Nov
1 day
4 More information Reserve for 160€
Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Santa Cruz de Tenerife
27 Nov from 15:00 to 21:00
27 Nov
1 day
7 More information Reserve for 150€
Vigo, Pontevedra
28 Nov from 09:00 to 15:00
28 Nov
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 115€
Altea, Alicante
28 Nov from 09:00 to 15:00
28 Nov
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 120€
Isla Cristina, Huelva
28 Nov from 09:00 to 15:00
28 Nov
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 140€
Estepona, Málaga
28 Nov from 09:00 to 15:00
28 Nov
1 day
8 More information Reserve for 145€
Sacedón, Guadalajara
28 Nov from 10:00 to 16:00
28 Nov
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 140€
Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Santa Cruz de Tenerife
28 Nov from 10:00 to 16:00
28 Nov
1 day
7 More information Reserve for 150€
Altea, Alicante
29 Nov from 09:00 to 15:00
29 Nov
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 120€
Sacedón, Guadalajara
29 Nov from 10:00 to 16:00
29 Nov
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 140€
Altea, Alicante
5 Dec from 09:00 to 15:00
5 Dec
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 120€
Isla Cristina, Huelva
5 Dec from 09:00 to 15:00
5 Dec
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 140€
Estepona, Málaga
5 Dec from 09:00 to 15:00
5 Dec
1 day
8 More information Reserve for 145€
Vigo, Pontevedra
6 Dec from 09:00 to 15:00
6 Dec
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 115€
Altea, Alicante
6 Dec from 09:00 to 15:00
6 Dec
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 120€
València, Valencia
7 Dec from 10:00 to 18:00
7 Dec
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 120€
València, Valencia
8 Dec from 10:00 to 18:00
8 Dec
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 120€
Altea, Alicante
12 Dec from 09:00 to 15:00
12 Dec
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 120€
Isla Cristina, Huelva
12 Dec from 09:00 to 15:00
12 Dec
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 140€
Estepona, Málaga
12 Dec from 09:00 to 15:00
12 Dec
1 day
8 More information Reserve for 145€
Altea, Alicante
13 Dec from 09:00 to 15:00
13 Dec
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 120€
San Martín de Valdeiglesias, Madrid
13 Dec from 10:00 to 12:00
13 Dec
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 115€
San Martín de Valdeiglesias, Madrid
16 Dec from 10:00 to 12:00
16 Dec
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 115€
Altea, Alicante
19 Dec from 09:00 to 15:00
19 Dec
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 120€
Isla Cristina, Huelva
19 Dec from 09:00 to 15:00
19 Dec
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 140€
Estepona, Málaga
19 Dec from 09:00 to 15:00
19 Dec
1 day
8 More information Reserve for 145€
San Martín de Valdeiglesias, Madrid
19 Dec from 10:00 to 12:00
19 Dec
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 115€
Altea, Alicante
20 Dec from 09:00 to 15:00
20 Dec
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 120€
San Martín de Valdeiglesias, Madrid
21 Dec from 10:00 to 12:00
21 Dec
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 115€
Altea, Alicante
26 Dec from 09:00 to 15:00
26 Dec
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 120€
Isla Cristina, Huelva
26 Dec from 09:00 to 15:00
26 Dec
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 140€
Estepona, Málaga
26 Dec from 09:00 to 15:00
26 Dec
1 day
8 More information Reserve for 145€
Altea, Alicante
27 Dec from 09:00 to 15:00
27 Dec
1 day
5 More information Reserve for 120€
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Frequent questions
  • ¿Qué es la Licencia de Navegación?
    La Licencia de Navegación es un permiso es un permiso que expiden las federaciones de vela y motonáutico y las escuelas náuticas de recreo homologadas, que permite al titular de la licencia el gobierno de embarcaciones de hasta 6 metros de eslora, así como llevar motos de agua, hasta una distancia máxima de la costa de 2 millas y durante el día.
  • ¿Qué puedo llevar con la Licencia de Navegación?
    La Licencia de Navegación permite gobernar embarcaciones de hasta 6 metros de eslora, así como llevar motos de agua, hasta una distancia máxima de la costa de 2 millas y durante el día.
  • ¿Qué precio tiene la Licencia de Navegación?
    Como puedes comprobar en Sailwiz, el precio de la Licencia de Navegación varía en función del lugar y la fecha. Generalmente el coste total de obtenerla puede estar por debajo de los 200 euros, considerando gastos adicionales al curso, como certificado psicotécnico o trámites.
  • ¿Cuándo se realizan los cursos de Licencia de Navegación?
    La mayoría de escuelas realizan los cursos a lo largo de todo el año. Sin embargo, a partir de Semana Santa y hasta el mes de octubre es cuando más opciones de fechas encontraremos, pues es en este periodo cuando más demanda existe.
  • ¿Hay que renovar la Licencia de Navegación?
    No, la Licencia de Navegación es un permiso que a diferencias de las titulaciones náuticas de recreo, no tiene caducidad. Una vez que se obtiene sólamente habrá que solicitarla de nuevo en caso de duplicado por pérdida, robo o deterioro.
  • ¿Qué edad mínima se requiere para la Licencia de Navegación?
    La normativa establece que para obtener un título náutico o Licencia de Navegación hay que ser mayor de edad. Si bien para la Licencia de Navegación y el título de PNB, se permite su obtención desde los 16 años con autorización paterna o de un tutor.
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  • What is the Navigation License?

    It is an official permit regulated by Royal Decree 875/2014, which regulates nautical qualifications for the government of pleasure boats. Enables to handle small vessels and allows sailing near the coast between sunrise and sunset.

    The holders of the old federation authorizations, popularly known as "Titulín", can obtain the Navigation License with the realization of 4 hours of practices in a school approved to issue licenses. If you want more information in our blog you can find a post in which we tell you ten things you should know before obtaining your navigation license.
  • What is the price of the Navigation License?

    The price range on the Navigation License varies depending on the location of the port, the school's vessel, the season of the year and especially the maximum number of students per instructor that will be on board. Based on these factors the price range goes from approximately 100 to 200 euros.

    In addition, the necessary psychotechnical medical certificate (similar to the drivers one), travel to school and the ship and the issuance of the license must be considered as additional costs.

    In Sailwiz you will have the advantage of obtaining a 50% refund of the amount of the Navigation License course in hundreds of plans and experiences to navigate around different parts of the world.
  • Advantages of acquiring your Sailing License through Sailwiz

    In Sailwiz we have selected the best nautical schools in Spain to obtain the Navigation License in different areas of the country. All the nautical schools that publish their courses in Sailwiz are homologated and have the necessary permits and professional instructors. Sailwiz guarantees the minimum price of the Navigation License courses, since all the nautical schools that publish on our website are obliged to match the minimum price that they publish in any sales channel.
  • What are the requirements to obtain the Navigation License?
    The essential requirements to obtain the Navigation License are:

    - Be at least 18 years old. Or 16 years and provide parental or guardian authorization to the nautical school.

    - Take a theoretical course of 2 hours in a certified nautical school (All those published in Sailwiz are) .

    - Carry out safety and navigation practices of 4 hours in a boat of an approved nautical school.

    Do I have to pass an exam to obtain the Navigation License?

    No, it is not necessary to take any exam, it is enough to attend the hours of the theoretical course and the regulatory practices of navigation in a school approved by the administration corresponding to each autonomous community.

    What ships can I take with the Navigation License?

    The Navigation License enables to govern small pleasure boats, of 6 meters of maximum length , only during the day and at a maximum distance of the coast of 2 miles . It is also valid for the handling of jet skis without maximum power.

    What recommendations must be taken into account to obtain the Navigation License?

    At the time of obtaining the Navigation License, it must be taken into account that it is a permit regulated by Royal Decree 875/2014, of October 10, referring to the valid qualifications to govern pleasure boats. The regulations specify the requirements that must be met by the nautical schools that teach courses and the knowledge that students must acquire in order to obtain a license. Sailwiz seeks, with the means at its disposal, to confirm that the nautical schools that publish their courses scrupulously comply with the regulations.

    What will I learn in the Navigation License course?

    In summary, in the Navigation License course you will learn the basics to start sailing in a small pleasure boat .

    In the course, theoretical notions on maritime traffic regulations, inland port navigation, navigation limitations on marked and unmarked beaches, limitations on the access channels of the beaches, lateral marks of region A, international regulations to prevent boarding will be taught , way of governing the boat, etc.

    Basic knowledge of portable VHF radio stations and channel 16, use for emergency occasions, routine communications and how to contact Maritime Rescue will also be taught.

    The practical part of the course is carried out in a school boat with an instructor and the syllabus regulated by the Royal Decree will be learned, which is the following:

    1.- Safety and checks before going out to sea : Related to items such as the on-board medicine cabinet, bilge pump, fog horn and heliograph, hand flares and lifejacket. It also deals with the validation of the maximum number of people on board, review of the boat's critical safety points, fuel level, battery status, drinking water level and checking of empty spaces.

    2.- Engines : Outboard engines are studied, pre-start checks are made, you learn to look at the oil level, the heating alarm, the cooling pump, the color of the exhaust smoke and the sound and man systems the water. In addition, the characteristics of jet propulsion are seen.

    3.- Cabuwelry : The basic knots are practiced, and it is explained how to make firm with bitas and cleats.

    4.- Maneuvers: Emphasis is placed on the precautions that must be taken into account when releasing a mooring, unlocking maneuvers, the effects of the rotation of the propeller, the evolution going forward and backward; The concepts of ciaboga, evolution curve, viewing angles and speed are studied. As well as the recognition of mooring points on land and all docking and mooring maneuvers.

    5.- Funding : The factors that must be taken into account to choose a good anchorage, the correct way of anchoring and the safety instructions for bathers and divers are studied.

    6.- Safety maneuvers : The different risks of falling to the sea and the correct action in case they occur are studied.

    If once you have obtained the navigation license you want to learn more things and want to navigate larger vessels you can expand your attributions with the PNB (Basic Navigation Pattern) or PER (Recreational Boat Pattern).
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