A five day or two day program fro children ages 9-17. These courses are available for the beginner, intermediate or advanced sailor. Kids are "teamed up according to age and skill level. A wide variety of boats are utilized to enhance curriculum comprehension and attention spans. Laser I & II (daggerboard boats), 420 (centerboard boat), Solings (keelboat) and small cruiser 21-22' are available. Kids decide which boats they enjoy sailing the most —"An effective and proven teaching strategy!!"
What You'll Do
A veteran ISS instructor will be on board to coach and critique your child through every maneuver providing valuable one-to-one interaction. Repetitious "hands-on" drills and games will be the norm and 95% of the course is on-the-water.
What You'll Learn
Curriculum will be tailored and customized to create a fun environment. Please see our "Learn To Sail" and "Intermediate" course descriptions for details on skill development. Study materials and T-shirt included. ASA certification and free week of sailing privileges possible depending on age and skill level
Course #13 Five day Kids Course... 5 sessions... 17.5 hours
Course #14 Two day Kids Course... 4 sessions... 14 hours
Check out the ASA Small Boat Sailing Standard for additional course curriculum