Class Descriptions


All senior instructors have their US Sailing Level 1 Certification. All instructors, senior and junior, are certified in first aid and CPR.


Sail School has been teaching children how to sail successfully for over five decades.

Beginner
Ages 7 and up
Beginners will learn small boat handling skills, boating safety, basic knots, rigging, capsize recovery, rescue. Special activities include: Apple Race, Pirate Day and Open House – sailing for the family!

Intermediate
Prerequisite: Basic Sailing Course
Intermediate sailors will learn boat handling skills, sail function and steering, knots and line handling, weather / wind interpretation, race tactics and rules. Special activities include: Open House, Apple Race, Pirate Day and a Late Night Sail.

Advanced
Prerequisite: SCC Sail School Permission. For seasoned sailors only
The class trains using short course buoy racing to develop tactical, race and boat handling skills. Weekly regatta and some weekend racing opportunities as part of the racing team. Advanced sailors participate in the Late Night Sail.

Private Classes
Open to all interested parties and taught by experienced Instructors tailor your own sailing classes.