Why not make this the year that you enter the wonderful world of sailing? The “Sailing Lifestyle” is filled with fun, excitement and adventure and can be enjoyed by both men and women age 8 through 80. The Sailing Life can take you cruising to exotic ports and beautiful anchorages in the Caribbean or out to the race course to enjoy the thrills of yacht racing competition.
Sailing holds a place for everyone’s taste and ability and there is no better time to get started than right now by registering for a sailing course at The True North Sailing School. The True North Sailing School is the only sailing school in the entire country to win the coveted American Sailing Association “Sailing School Of The Year Award” six times in one decade! True North Sailing has been honored with these awards due to our total commitment to customer satisfaction!
If you are serious about learning to sail you owe it to yourself to come to The True North Sailing School and receive the finest sailing education available. At The True North Sailing School we are dedicated to helping each student reach their individual sailing goals. Whether you are a new sailor looking for a firm foundation of sailing skills through our Basic Sailing Course or an experienced sailor who would like to improve your skills through our Advanced Cruising, Bareboat Charter, Navigation or Racing Courses, True North Sailing School has a program to suit your needs.
At True North Sailing we are so confident in our teaching abilities and the strength of our program that we offer you this guarantee: If you are not completely satisfied, you may retake any course absolutely FREE!
Learn to skipper a 20' - 27' sloop-rigged keelboat by day, in light to moderate winds and sea conditions. Learn basic sailing terminology, parts and functions, helm commands, basic sail trim, points of sail, buoyage, seamanship and safety including basic navigation rules to avoid collisions and hazards.
Learn to skipper a sloop-rigged auxiliary powered 25'-35' keelboat by day in moderate winds and sea conditions. Learn cruising sailboat terminology, basic boat systems, auxiliary engine operation, docking procedures, intermediate sail trim, navigation rules, basic coastal navigation, anchoring, weather, safety and seamanship.
Learn how to sail a sloop-rigged, auxiliary powered 30'-45' sailboat during a multi-day cruise upon inland/coastal waters in moderate/heavy winds and sea conditions. Learn about provisioning, boat systems, auxiliary engines, advanced sail trim, coastal navigation, anchoring / mooring, docking, emergency operations, weather, and more.
Desire to improve or re-familiarize sailing knowledge and skills imparted during previous ASA keelboat certification course(s). Student and Instructor jointly decide on goals prior to the start of the review. Student receives a written, personalized Recommended Plan suggesting steps for continued improvement in knowledge and skills proficiencies after the review is completed. This review may be taken multiple times.
Other Services Offered
- Private Courses
ASA Veterans Sailing Education Program
At ASA we recognize the sacrifices made by the brave men and women who have served or are serving in our country's armed forces. As a token of our appreciation, and our way of saying thank you, we are inviting veterans and active military personnel to share our passion for sailing by offering a discount on our ASA 101 Basic Keelboat Sailing course.
True North Sailing School & Club is offering a minimum of $50.00 or 10% off their ASA 101 Basic Keelboat Sailing course.
True North Sailing School & Club
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