Youth Keelboat Programs

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For 13 – 18 year olds as of January 1, 2019.

Junior Crew – Keelboat

This is a program designed for juniors who have little to no sailing experience. Sailors will be introduced to the fundamentals of sailing while aboard our 22 – 24 foot keelboats. They will be taught all the sailing basics to achieve their Sail Canada Basic Crew standard as well as their Pleasure Craft Operator’s Card.

Youth getting ready to set sail!

Youth getting ready to set sail!

 

PREREQUISITE: None

OPTIONS: Weekday

FEE: $425.00 + HST  See Schedule

OBJECTIVE: This course is designed to teach the basic skills and knowledge required to crew on a small keelboat safely and efficiently, under sail or power, in moderate wind and sea conditions.

CERTIFICATION AWARDED: Sail Canada Basic Cruising (Crew) StandardPleasure Craft Operator’s Card

NEXT STEPS: Junior Skipper-Keelboat (see below), VHF Radio, Sail Canada Basic Coastal Navigation

 

Junior Skipper – Keelboat

A program for the junior who has their Sail Canada CANSail 3 or has already achieved their Sail Canada Basic Crew level. Intermediate juniors will work towards achieving their Sail Canada Basic Cruising Standard.

PREREQUISITE: CANSail 3 or Basic (Junior) Crew.

OPTIONS: Weekday

FEE: $425.00 + HST See Schedule

OBJECTIVE: This course is designed to teach the basic skills and knowledge required to helm/ skipper a sailboat of up to 30 feet in length, safely and efficiently under sail or power in moderate wind and sea conditions.

CERTIFICATION AWARDED:  Sail Canada Basic Cruising (Skipper) Standard &  Pleasure Craft Operator’s Card

NEXT STEPS: Mileage Builder courses, VHF Radio, Sail Canada Basic Coastal Navigation, Sail Canada Intermediate Cruising

 

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