The School's principal Derek Andrews is an RYA Dinghy Instructor and  Coach Assessor. His wife Fiona, has been sailing all her life, and together they have over 50 years of teaching experience. Assisted by their very able team of qualified instructors, they provide the tution and care on and off water.

The instructors have all trained at Tighnabruaich Sailing School and are well briefed on the standard of care expected of them.  The loyal team have years of experience of delivering excellence and as a result of many being brought up in the area, have an in depth knowledge of the environment they work in.