If you're just getting started in sailing and want to dip your toes in, then this course is for you. We'll "show you the ropes" so to speak - but actually, we'll show you a lot more than just the ropes.
NauticEd’s Introduction to Sailing Course is designed to teach the fundamentals of sailing, including how sailboats work, how to sail, and important safety skills, all in an interactive online course format. Whether you're a beginner just starting out or someone who wants to refresh their knowledge, this course is perfect for you. Upon completion of the course, you'll receive an acknowledgment of completion certificate, which can be shown to your practical on-the-water instructor to sign off on your practical training certificate.
This four-hour course covers all topics related to sailing, making it the perfect starting point for those with limited sailing experience. Once you've completed the course, $20 of your course fee can be used to upgrade to either the NauticEd Skipper Large Sailboat or the NauticEd Skipper Small Sailboat courses.
So, if you're ready to take the first step towards becoming a competent and confident sailor, enroll in the NauticEd Introduction to Sailing course today!
Topics covered in the online NauticEd Introduction to Sailing Course
- Terminology and Communication
- Parts of the Boat
- Sailing the Boat
- Raising and Lowering the Sails
- The Rules of Giveway
- Maneuvering the Boat in the Marina
- Safety on Board
We guarantee both your satisfaction AND Lifetime access to any sailing course you buy from us