Sailing Schools in Canada

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Rated 4.86/5 by 79 students
Our mission is to provide fun and challenging sailing education that exceeds the certification requirements for NauticEd Qualified Crew (Beginner), Day Skipper (Intermediate), Bareboat Charter Master (Intermediate) and Captain (Advanced) ranks. We provide patient engaging Instructors, exceptional charter yachts and international sailing adventures. Call us 1 (877) 772-9272 about our Vancouver weekend courses or week-long C&L adventures to BC's Gulf Islands, Desolation Sound and the BVI. Learn more...

Underway Sailing

Vancouver, BC, Canada
Rated 4.9/5 by 21 students
Underway Sailing is a sailing school and sailing charter company based in Vancouver BC, Canada. Dedicated to helping students reach their sailing goals, Underway Sailing creates a safe, hands-on, fun, learning environment. Through on-the-water and dockside training, students gain the necessary knowledge and skills to operate sailing vessels under sail and under power in a variety of coastal conditions. Join us for a cruise today. Learn more...

In Slocum's Wake Yacht Training

Halifax, NS, Canada
Training and examinations for for RYA Yachtmaster Offshore, Yachtmaster Ocean and RYA Cruising Instructor. Expert training and coaching by the highest qualified instructors in North America. Learn more...

Discovery Sailing

Western Shore, NS, Canada
Rated 5/5 by 1 student
Discovery Sailing is a RYA Training Centre located on the beautiful South Shore of Nova Scotia, Canada. We offer the entire RYA Sail Cruising scheme from the 2 day Start Yachting through Day Skipper to Yachtmaster Offshore and Ocean. All of our courses are live-aboard on a beautiful classic Hallberg-Rassy yacht which has a big boat feel. Our class size is limited to three. Your instructor is Dave DeWolfe, a Yachtmaster Ocean Examiner, with decades of teaching experience. Learn more...

Georgian Bay Sailing Coach

Meaford, ON, Canada
Rated 4.83/5 by 13 students
A resident of the Georgian Bay Area; my passion for sailing started almost 2 decades ago. My interest was sparked aboard a small Sunfish, and grew as I progressed to trying many styles of sailboats over the years. From small Hobie Cats to a 45' catamaran chartered in the BVI's, now on "Kronos", an Oceanis 370, your classroom. A safe, relaxed and enjoyable learning atmosphere, with a hands on approach will help build your competence , sailing resume, and reaching your goals. Fair winds. Learn more...

Navy Point Boating Academy

Mississauga , ON, Canada
Rated 5/5 by 3 students
Part of the Navy Point 360 network, Navy Point Boating Academy provides on the water and on-line sailing and boating instruction on all levels, from new boater training to advances seamanship. On water training is available on our state of the art late model vessels or on your personal boat is you prefer. Learn more...


Oakville, ON, Canada
Funsail Sailing school was created to allow adults to learn to sail in a fun relaxed environment. We spend more time with you on the water rather than in a classroom. The class size is limited to four to enable you to get more experience on the helm. Our boat is a well equipped Hunter 36. The instructors have a wealth of experience and are certified by Sail Canada Learn more...

Points of Sail

Oakville, ON, Canada
We love teaching sailing on our beautiful Hunter 41 "Mixed Nuts" in Lake Ontario. We specialize in helping our students brush up on Bareboat chartering skills. We also offer a few limited fractional memberships on Mixed Nuts. Learn more...

Gone Sailing Adventures

Toronto, ON, Canada
Rated 4.83/5 by 13 students
Sailing School in Toronto. Located in the heart of the city specializing in Bareboat instruction. Learn to sail on the boat you want to sail. Fractional Sailing Private Charters ICC/SLC Examination Learn more...
Que ce soit pour de la formation, l’achat d’un voilier neuf ou usagé, la location de charters, ou simplement pour savoir par où commencer, l’équipe d’Ohana est là pour vous aider, vous orienter, vous accompagner et partager vos rêves de naviguer autant au Québec qu’ailleurs dans le monde. Whether it is for training, the purchase of a new or used sailboat, the rental of charters, or simply to know where to start, the Ohana team is there to help you. Learn more...

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The NauticEd online sailing courses supplement practical training performed by a sailing school. With NauticEd, you can take as long as you need to complete a sailing course, take the tests as many times as you like and review the content for life.

Your sailing school instructor will digitally sign off on your sailing certification when you pass your practical hands-on sailing training. Your sailing certificate is then updated in real-time for you to print out and hang with pride on your office wall. Each time you pass another sailing course, your sailing certificate is automatically updated.