Weekday Basic Sailing Course


A great format for optimal retention, these 15 hour courses run Monday to Friday (3 hrs/day eg. 1-4,4:30-7:30, 6-9pm).

CANSail 1 & 2 are available in this format, be sure to pick the appropriate level.

Get your Pleasure Craft Operators Card during the course for 40% off regular rate (optional).


1) Sign up to get your pleasure craft operators card during the course.
2) Opt in to be registered in the Sail Canada database upon completion.

  • Description


    In CANSail 1 you can expect to learn sailing terminology, points of sail, tacking, gybing, safety, righting a capsized boat and knot tying.

    In CANSail 2 you will develop your sailing techniques while learning about sail controls, local geography and weather and right of way rules. Upon completion of CANSail 2 you will be able to confidently skipper your own small sailboat.

    CANSail 1 classes are taught on our Escape and Pirate dinghies. CANSail 2 is taught using Lasers, Laser >>’s and 420′s