Sailing Instruction

Let’s work on earning CANSail 1-6, Spinnaker 1-2, or Trapeze 1-2

  • Available in Private, Semi-Private, or Group lessons
  • Customized sailing curriculum available based on your experience and goals

Sail Canada Coach Boat Safety

The Coach Boat Safety course is a nationally recognized course that is required of all dinghy instructors in Canada. 

  • The course focuses on basic powerboat operation, sailboat rescue techniques, mark-setting, and general waterfront safety topics
  • Course duration varies based on group size and goals

Regatta Coaching

Let me support your competitive goals at your next regatta by providing race training and/or regatta coaching

  • Event support features a morning brief, on-water feedback, and daily debriefs
  • Video analysis is used to improve sailing skills

Instructor Development

Improve the knowledge and skills of your sailing instructors via Professional Development workshops

  • Topics include: safety procedures, sailing theory, coaching skills, (other topics available upon request)

Maritime Radio (ROC-M)

Earn your Maritime Radio Operator Certificate (ROC-M) certification in one of two ways:

  • Maritime Radio Course with Exam (Group or Semi-Private)
  • Independent Study and Exam Challenge

Club Workshops

Enhance your clubs sailing knowledge by hosting a sailing workshop. Possible topics include:

  • Introduction to Sailboat Racing
  • Fostering A Successful Sailboat Racing Culture
  • Strategy and Tactics: Starting
  • Strategy and Tactics: Upwind and Downwind
  • Mark Roundings: Handling, Strategy/Tactics, and Rule 18
  • Sail Controls and Sail Shape
  • Boat Speed and Sail Trim
  • Physics of Sailing
  • Other topics may be available upon request

Contact me for your sailing needs