Courses

Course Categories

Basic Courses

Our keelboat courses are taught on Rainbow 24s. These courses consist of two or more modules grouped together at a discounted price. In the two-day course, the Basic Sailor, you learn basic operational skills. In the three-day weekday course, the Basic Sailor Certified, we are able to test you for your American Sailing Association Basic Keelboat certification. Tack on two more days with our Advanced Sailor Certified course and you’ll gain boat handling confidence and sail trim proficiency. The skills learned in these classes are easily applicable to a wide variety of boats and styles of sailing. Additionally, you will find an accelerated version of  to get you certified in just one weekend! Yes, we can teach you to sail and certify you in just one weekend (Friday night, Saturday, and Sunday).

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Cruising Courses

Cruising Courses are taught with our Beneteau 37 auxiliary cruisers. These courses are perfect for people who are preparing for vacation on a chartered boat, own their own cruising boat but want to learn how to use it better, or people who are considering getting into cruising. Generally, the courses teach the skills you need to spend extended periods of time on a cruising boat. Although each course will focus on different aspects, all sailing courses remain interdisciplinary.

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Private Instruction

Private instructions are taught on our Rainbow 24s, Beneteau 37s and student-owned powerboats. If you’re looking to learn new skills, improve upon your existing skills, gain additional practice under the watch of an instructor, or just get an introduction to sailing with your family, this is the course option for you. Our instructors will work with you to tailor your instruction perfectly.

Courses Offered

If you’re still not sure which course is right for you, check out our ‘Find My Course‘ page for help figuring out how to start your sailing journey!

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