Day Skipper Course

Vancouver, Canada Learn to Sail

Choose from ASA, ISPA or Sail Canada

Xl 1200 2

Based in the scenic cruising grounds of the Gulf Islands, this 5 day, comprehensive course covers boat handling and safe seamanship practices as well as introducing the basics of coastal navigation. After departing our base, you'll spend five days on board a 34 - 40 ft sailboat, cruising and learning through some of the most spectacular waters in the world. You'll spend each night either at anchor under the stars or secured at a cozy marina.

Prices include:

  • 5 nights live aboard accommodation (linens) 
  • 4PM on Sunday, Instructor carries out Orientation, you visit town, have dinner and sleep aboard
  • Instruction & course materials for the certification of your choice, recommend ASA
  • breakfast, lunch and supper and snacks etc
  • You learn the art of sailing
  • cooking aboard, navigator, skipper and keeping the yacht tidy.
  • a few nights at anchor and in docks of the teams choice.
  • Return to dock on Friday around 2PM, clean up, complete exams and all documentation.
  • Off you go with some real good sailing skills and ready for your next level of training.
  • Ask about IPC logbook for international recognition.
  • Should you prefer private instruction for yourself and your crew, contact our office for private cruise and learn details

‚ÄčAs a sailing school, we provide the highest level of instruction, from beginner to offshore, by using the most comprehensive and modern methods of instruction, the most personable and knowledgeable instructors and the finest yachts.

This is only one of the types of certifications available at our school. We also offer many other certifications, so please enquire via the in-built Boataffair Messenger for more details.

From $ 80

1 5 Days
Get your sailing certification in Vancouver
Available with 4 yachts
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Yacht options

Md 400 1
Md 400 1
Md 400 leopard 48 3