Come learn with us. Our “cruise and learn” Keelboat Sailing courses with top professional Sail Canada (CYA) and IYT certified instructors provide a safe, enjoyable sailing vacation leading to recognised qualifications in the beautiful 1000 Islands and Prince Edward County regions near Kingston, Ontario – some of the best freshwater sailing areas in the world and just a short drive from Toronto or Ottawa. Our courses are priced in Canadian Dollars!
RECENT NEWS (more in Sailing Tips & News)
With all courses now full on our CS30 we are now able to offer instruction on a Catalina 42 through Kingston Yacht Chaters. Student with Wavelength Sailing get a 20% discount on the published charter rates so for example the total cost per person for 4 people on this...read more
Registered students of Wavelength Sailing School Basic courses can now access a set of video presentations at http://learntocruiseonline.ca/ of Ashore Knowledge (theory) portion of the Basic course.read more
This year our courses have filled fast and all scheduled courses are full. We have opportunities for courses in the August/September time frame for courses on larger boats 35-42′ please contact us for detailsread more
This leads to full Sail Canada Basic Certification not just an introductory course to sailing. Even if you have never been on a boat before we will teach you how to handle a cruising boat safely under power and sail in moderate conditions.
This builds on your basic skills. Designed for those who want to charter or purchase a keelboat it includes more navigation and boat management aspects as well as improved sailing skills and boat handling/docking and the ICC practical. 6 Day Live Aboard. Optionally or in conjunction with Sail Canada Intermediate Cruising we can offer IYT International Bareboat Skipper (contact us)or ICC (see below)
ICC certification is required to operate a boat in most European Countries. The ICC consists of a practical test in a short passage and a theory test. It is strongly recommended that you have already completed Sail Canada Intermediate cruising and Coastal Navigation or have comparable experience. The course can be taken as a weekend standalone course or as an add on to a 6 day Intermediate live aboard course.