LEARN TO SAIL SUMMER PROGRAMS 2017

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  • Youth courses run from 9:00am - 4:00 pm Monday to Friday throughout July and August.
  • Non NSC members are welcome to enrol in our programs, however members of NSC receive a discount.

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After Sail Care

Fee: $30 per week.

The sailing school hours are Monday to Friday 9:00am to 4:00pm. After Sail care is provided to extend pickup hours from 4:00pm to 6:00pm. Early morning drop off begins at 8:30am and is provided at no charge. No supervision is provided before 8:30am.

You can register for AfterSail Care by checking the box - Add After Sail in the shopping cart, after course selection.


Tackers • Intro to CANSail

Length: 1 week
10% discount applies to weeks with holidays.
Fees:

  • NSC Member: $   260.00
  • Non Member: $   295.00

Recommended ages: 7 to 9
(Minimum age requirement – 7 years by June 30, 2017)
Sailboat: O'Pen BIC
Prerequisites: None

Learn the basics of sailing in a fun & friendly environment! Explore the world of sailing both on and off the water through games, activities, lessons, and hands on experience. Sailors leave the course with basic sailing skills, knowledge, and fun memories!

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CANSail 1

Average time to complete this level: 2 - 4 weeks
Fees:

  • NSC Member: $   495.00
  • Non Member: $   550.00

Recommended ages: 10 to 12
Sailboat: O'Pen BIC
Prerequisites: None

Over these two fun filled weeks, you will learn basic sailing skills, knowledge, and boating fun in a friendly place! Swimming, games, and new friends all add to this great experience! Sailors leave this course with basic sailing skills, knowledge, and are updated on their progress into the levels.

*** 2018 session information coming soon. ***


Get Up to Speed

Average time to complete this level: 2 - 4 weeks
Fees:

  • NSC Member: $   495.00
  • Non Member: $   550.00

Recommended ages: 13 to 16
Sailboat: RS Feva
Prerequisites: None

Learn how to sail in this introductory sailing course specifically designed for teens. This accelerated curriculum aims to introduce you into the sailing world in a fun and encouraging environment. Sailors leave the course with sailing knowledge, experience, and a summer to remember!

*** 2018 session information coming soon. ***


Adventure Sail

Fees:

  • NSC Member: $   495.00
  • Non Member: $   550.00

Recommended ages: 11 to 14
Sailboat: A mix of all boats
Prerequisites: CANSail 1

Explore the adventures of sailing through a variety of boats, games, locations, and experiences! Some activities could include island adventures, build your own boat, race, go camping, or explore wildlife, all while learning and improving your basic sailing skills!

*** 2018 session information coming soon. ***


CANSail 2

Average time to complete this level: 2 - 4 weeks
Fees:

  • NSC Member: $   495.00
  • Non Member: $   550.00

Recommended ages: 11 to 15
Sailboat: Laser Pico
Prerequisites: CANSail 1

Continue your journey into the world of sailing! Gain confidence & knowledge in sailing while improving your sailing skills. Sailors get more sailing experience while adding to the skills and fun from their CANSail 1 course. Sailors end the course with improved sailing skills knowledge, and terminology, as well as an update on their sailing progress.

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CANSail 3

Average time to complete this level: 4 - 6 weeks

Length: 2 weeks

Fees:

  • NSC Member: $   495.00
  • Non Member: $   550.00

Recommended ages: 13 to 15
Sailboat: Club 420
Prerequisites: CANSail 2

Improve and build upon your sailing skills throughout this program. Get introduced to new sailing skills and techniques while advancing your knowledge. Sailors also get to try their hand at racing and race management on Wednesday evenings with NSC club members and staff! Sailors in this two week program should not expect to achieve the full CANSail 3 level.


Length: 4 weeks

Fees:

  • NSC Member: $   845.00
  • Non Member: $   920.00

Recommended ages: 13 to 15
Sailboat: Club 420
Prerequisites: CANSail 2

Enhance your acquired sailing skills, while also learning new skills, techniques, and sailing knowledge. In this four week program, sailors get the opportunity to become introduced to spinnaker and trapeze skills, while trying some racing and race management every Wednesday evening with NSC club members and staff!!

CANSail 3 - Two weeks

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CANSail 3 - Four weeks

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CANSail 4

Average time to complete this level: 4 - 6 weeks

Length: 2 weeks

Fees:

  • NSC Member: $   495.00
  • Non Member: $   550.00

Recommended ages: 14 to 16
Sailboat: Club 420
Prerequisites: CANSail 3

Learn to consistently demonstrate your acquired sailing skills in a variety of sailing drills and situations, while also learning the basics of racing. Demonstrate and improve your racing and race management skills each week by participating in NSC's Wednesday evening race series. Sailors are also introduced to a light fitness items to specifically enhance their sailing abilities. Sailors in this two week program should not expect to achieve the full CANSail 4 level.


Length: 4 weeks

Fees:

  • NSC Member: $   845.00
  • Non Member: $   920.00
  • Recommended ages: 14 to 16
    Sailboat: Club 420
    Prerequisites: CANSail 3

    Learn and improve on new sailing skills such as spinnaker and trapeze, racing, race management, sailing fitness and more while learning to consistently demonstrate your sailing skills and abilities. Each week, sailors get the opportunity to run and participate in NSC's interclub racing to test and practice their skills!

CANSail 4 - Two weeks

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CANSail 4 - Four weeks

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Not what you are looking for? We also offer Race Programs for youth of all ages and skills, Adult Lessons, and Able Sail courses. Or contact us for more info. We'd be happy to help!