Sail Canada Introduction to Boating (ITB)

This one-day course is intended for those who have an interest in cruising on a sailboat, but may have limited knowledge and experience – we can help you to determine whether the cruising life is for you!
The course is short and conducted during a day sail on the ocean out of Tsehum Harbour. We will introduce novice sailors to safe practices in preparing to leave the dock, while underway and when returning to the dock. There is no examination, no prerequisites, and you will participate hands-on in sailing Tula. 

Ashore Knowledge
- Basic boat check for seaworthiness 
- Review safety equipment location and use 
- Discuss basic safety when participating as crew

 Afloat Skills
- Participate in preparation of boat for departure 
- Participate in departure from dock as crew 
- Demonstrate safe behaviour while underway 
- Participate in returning to dock as crew 
- Assist to secure and put away vessel

Download our course information sheet:
» Introduction to Boating PDF

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