Sailing Schools in California

When you're ready to do your practical sailing school lessons on the water in California, contact these NauticEd affiliated sailing schools below. NauticEd aligns with top quality sailing schools in California and we're excited to offer these professional organizations with top quality sailing instructors.

The NauticEd quality sailing school program uses a student realtime feedback rating system whereby you can view how well others felt about these sailing schools in California or other schools worldwide. When you've completed your on the water sailing lessons, please give honest feedback. It helps us maintain the quality of our sailing schools and sailing instructors all over the globe.

  • Learning to sail in California now and gaining a world class sailing certification is so simple.
  • Just do your theory courses online (or even on your iPad in many cases). Then contact one of our sailing schools in California below to complete your practical.
  • When you complete your practical, the sailing instructor will digitally stamp your sailing certification deeming you as a verified practical proficiency sailor. This digital stamp caries a lot of extra weight for being accepted to charter a yacht on a sailing vacation on your own and it appears permanently on your cloud based sailing certification.

If you don't see your Sailing School here please tell them about NauticEd, and direct them to this page where they can sign up!

Cast Off Sailing, Inc.

San Diego, CA USA
Marketing includes meeting with activities coordinators and concierges at local resorts several times per month. Organic internet leads also provide customers, as well as word of mouth and referrals. Learn more...

LA Sailing Club and School

Los Angeles, CA USA
Here are the two questions you need to ask yourself: 1. do you want to learn to sail and 2. do you want to be able to sail regularly? The LS Sailing Club and School was established to provide answers to those two questions. We do this by offering a state of the art web based instructional program that can take you from beginner to expert. And we have a Club where members share a boat to use, enjoy, and then leave all the cleaning and maintenance to us. Learn more...

Lucky Sol Sailing

San Diego, CA USA
Lucky Sol Sailing is a Veteran-owned sailing club in San Diego offering Sailing Lessons with professional instructors. We also have a Fractional Yacht Ownership program & offer sailing tours in the San Diego Bay. Come sailing with us and we think you'll agree that there's no better way to enjoy the beautiful waters of San Diego than with Lucky Sol Sailing. Learn more...
OCSC SAILING is a Flagship Sailing School

OCSC SAILING

Berkeley, CA USA
OCSC SAILING, is a San Francisco Bay sailing school and sailing club. We offer sailing lessons, sailboat instruction, NauticEd Practical proficiency training and certification, sailboat charters, club membership, and corporate teambuilding events. Our sailing schools Berkeley location is in the center of San Francisco Bay. From beginner sailboat lessons, to offshore training, to spinnaker sailing, to world cruising preparation, we are committed to teaching you to sail with confidence. Learn more...

Passage Nautical School

Richmond, CA USA
We are an exclusive, private sailing school for busy professionals who need classes and training that fits their busy schedules. This school is unique in that your classroom training is done on-line and your on-the-water practical is scheduled at your convenience with one of our qualified skippers. We offer four ranks of skill training: Qualified Crew (beginner), Skipper, Bareboat Charter Master (intermediate) and Captain Rank (advanced). Learn more...
Sail Channel Islands is a Flagship Sailing School

Sail Channel Islands

Oxnard, CA USA
We sail the Channel Islands of California, one of the world's premiere sailing grounds and specialize in advanced coastal cruising and offshore training.
Our private sailing lessons for individuals and couples are based on individualized curricula that consider students' short and mid-term sailing goals as well as previous sailing experience.
NauticEd provides the preparatory knowledge base; we provide practical experience and hands-on instruction. Learn more...

Sail San Diego

San Diego, CA USA
With over 26 years on the beautiful waters surrounding the San Diego Bay and thousands of satisfied clients, our crew works diligently to ensure each boating excursion is a perfect one for all!
Each of our US Coast Guard Certified Captains has the extensive knowledge and the passion to introduce you to the wonderful sport of sailing. Within the protected waters of the San Diego Bay we offer our students a safe and comfortable environment from which to learn this time-honored skill. Come See! Learn more...

Santa Barbara Sailing Center

Santa Barbara, CA USA
We have over forty boats at our school, as well as a large staff of instructors with impressive sailing resumes. We have provided quality instruction since 1966 and know that our teaching style is top notch by the feedback we receive from graduates. Also, The Channel Islands National Park provides ideal training grounds for bareboat certification. Learn more...