Sailing Schools in Canada, British Columbia

Learning to sail in British Columbia has its advantages. The landscape is incredibly picturesque and the ocean is incredibly diverse. From the high rise buildings of Vancouver out through Burrard Inlet to the quaint Victoria on Vancouver Island. Advanced sailing training takes you up to Desolation Sound where you'll experience some of the higher tidal current flows in the world.

Check out our sailing schools in British Columbia where you can learn the basics of sailing or go all the way to advanced sailing training.


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Vancouver Sailing Club & Vancouver Sailing School

Vancouver, BC, Canada
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...

Apply to be a NauticEd Affiliated Practical Training School

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.