Sindbad School of Sailing regularly offers cruise and learn sailing lessons for Competent Crew, Day Skipper, Coastal Navigation and Coastal Skipper learn to sail certificate programs. Cruise and Learns are offered on the coastal tidal waters of the west coast of Beautiful British Columbia usually leaving from Vancouver Island, sailing the Gulf Islands, The Sunshine Coast, Desolation sound and many other destinations.
Live aboard instruction takes place on cruising sailboats of the 35-40 foot range and usually last 7 nights. Participants experience the full range of boat handling and navigational skills required for successful and safe cruising.
Join us for an exciting seven day, seven night cruise, from Nanaimo to the Sunshine Coast, the Gulf Islands, Desolation Sound or wherever the wind takes us and learn as you go. Boarding at Stones Marina in Nanaimo, the Cruise and Learn Boat will be a 40 Ft. Oceanis, We will spend some nights in marinas, others at anchor in some quiet anchorages at various islands, learning cruising, boat handling skills, navigation and having lots of fun. We will have fabulous meals on board and there will be ample time to explore the Islands, trails & nature to work it all off.
Departs Nanaimo, BC
2013 SPRING CRUISE & LEARN
April 26-May 3, 2013 and May 4-11, 2013
2013 FALL CRUISE & LEARN
October 4-11 and 12-19, 2013
Now Booking - Berths Available
$1499.00 7 & 8 Nights Days
Includes Boat, Instruction, Accommodation, Meals and Transportation between Marina & Airport
Sign Up for Your Courses today. Space Is Limited.
Cruise and Learn Max 6 (1 Instructor & 5 Students) Per Week
Includes ISPA Certificate Program Practicals Required for Certification.
We're Taking Registrations Now. If You're Planning to Go, Get Your Deposit in to Hold Your Berth
Advance Study & Booking Required. Deposits must be received to reserve dates and berths. Allow time to obtain course workbooks for advance homework (Approx 20 hrs) More info & registration forms can be found on course details pages.
ISPA Competent Crew Basic Sail - 7 Day Live Aboard Nanaimo
ISPA Day Skipper Intermediate Sail - 7 Day Live Aboard Nanaimo
ISPA Coastal Navigation - 7 Day Live Aboard - Nanaimo
ISPA Coastal Skipper Advanced Sail - 7 Day Live Aboard Nanaimo
Cruise & Learn Nanaimo 7 Day Live Aboard - Nanaimo
Flotillas for Certified Coastal Skippers 7 Day Charter Live Aboard - Nanaimo
To Register: Complete the registration form at the register link on the course details page above and send along with payment/deposit to the address on the form.
Questions? Contact Paul Kantor at 780-451-5174, 780 953-5174 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
If you are interested in the Cruise & Learn departing Nanaimo let me know your plans, you need to get your deposits in as soon as possible to hold your berth. Hopefully we can fit you in on your choice date.
Watch for Air Canada Seat Sales - Air Canada flies to Nanaimo and the earlier you start watching flights the better chance there is of getting a good seat sale Current prices are at this link http://www.aircanada.com/en/home.html You may also want to check out west jet.
Arrival and Departure dates are the first and last day of the cruise & learn
Arrival in late Afternoon
Departure time around noon.
Please provide me withyour arrival and departure so arrangements can be made to pick you up at the airport and take you to the Marina and vice versa.
Any certified skippers that want to charter or sail with us on a flotilla should also let me know, I can provide discounted prices for charters in Nanaimo.
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