The Adult LTS Keelboat course follows the Sail Canada Start Keelboat Sailing curriculum, which is the recommended starting point for those with little or no boating or sailing experience who want to experience sailing on a keelboat and begin to build basic sailing skills in a relaxed environment and at a comfortable pace. No Experience Required. This entry level course builds basic sailing skills with a focus on operation of the vessel as crew. Candidates completing this course will be able to competently contribute to the operation of a keelboat in moderate daytime conditions. Courses will be taught using the club's Tanzer 22 sailboat, over one weekend (Friday evening, and all day Saturday and Sunday), or six evenings (Monday and Wednesday), over three weeks. Note: there are a maximum of four students in each session, and a minimum of two students must be enrolled to run a course.
Weekend Session W1. Friday 6-9pm, Saturday and Sunday 9am-5pm
Weekend Session W2. Friday 6-9pm, Saturday and Sunday 9am-5pm
Weekend Session W3. Friday 6-9pm, Saturday and Sunday 9am-5pm
Weekend Session W4. Friday 6-9pm, Saturday and Sunday 9am-5pm
Evening Session E1. Tentatively Mondays and Wednesdays, 6-9pm.
Evening Session E2. Tentatively Mondays and Wednesdays, 6-9pm.
The Objective of this course is to prepare competent sailors to deliver Sail Canada endorsed programs leading to the Start Keelboat Sailing (SKS) Standard. At the end of this programs the successful candidate should have the basic tools to be ready to develop a curriculum and plan and deliver quality lessons that will build student skills and knowledge at the level of the Start Keelboat Sailing standard. For further information, refer to the SKS Instructor Standard on the Sail Canada website.
CBYC Adult Learn-to-Sail Programs ( Switch to Youth Programs)
Welcome to Collins Bay Yacht Club (CBYC) Sailing School online registration Storefront. For information about our learn-to-sail programs, please visit the CBYC Sailing School Website.
As part of the registration process, you will be required to set-up and/or log into a Checklick profile for each student being registered. If you are unfamiliar with Checklick, or unsure how to complete the online registration, please review the CBYC online registration help before continuing with registration.
If you still have any questions or concerns, please contact the Sailing School Administrator at the email or phone number provided.