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LEARN TO SAIL

 

Basic Sailing Fundamentals Course  

(with new optional online learning & certification)

Learn to Sail on Salem Sound!

Open to adults and teens, this is a comprehensive basic sailing course that includes classroom instruction, three days on the water and an optional online-based certification.  Your sailing class will be based out of the West Shore in Marblehead with easy access to the beautiful Salem Sound!

Whether you have never sailed before, or sailed quite a bit and feel you could use more instruction, this extensive curriculum provides a strong foundation for wherever your sailing dreams may take you.

Curriculum Includes:

  • Sailing Terminology

  • Sailing Theory – How a boat sails

  • Basic Boathandling 

  • Basic Sail Trim

  • Rules of the Road

  • Basic Navigation Rules

  • Essential Sailing Knots

  • Preparation and Safety

  • Mooring/Anchoring Maneuvers

  • Crew Overboard Drill (Don't worry, no one goes in the water)

 

The course is taught aboard Satori, our safe and comfortable Capri 22' sailboat, shown in above image. This same design is used by many sailing schools since ideal for teaching.  More info click here

Couples and family packages available.

Only 3 students per class for maximum attention

DAILY SCHEDULE:

  • Friday - Sunday  

  • 10:30am -Noon Classroom Learning at Creative Spirit, 80 Washington St., Marblehead

  • 1:00pm - 5:30pm - On-the-water - Salem Sound - Meet at Village Street Pier Marblehead

COST: $699 

(Includes launch transport fees)

A 50% deposit upon booking is required to reserve your dates.

Additional Details:

Instructors are fully licensed and insured to operate as sailing charter and school. Read other qualifications here.

Optional Online Learning

& Certification

Combine our Basic Sailing Fundamentals class with the following NauticEd sailing  certifications and companion online learning you can begin today!

  • Qualified Crew     (great for spouses or family members of experienced sailors)

  • Skipper Small Keelboat     (up to 24')

Why choose this option?

  • Gain more competence through online curriculum combined with on-the-water competency assessment

  • Gain USCG approved certification with a pathway to support all your sailing goals!

Your Next Steps:

Start learning today!

  1. Try two free online courses through our partner NauticEd today with no obligation

  2. Sign-up for an online            companion course and sailing certification with our partner NauticEd 

Book your Sail! 

To schedule your weekend sailing course contact us on the Book now link or give us a call at 781-797-0433

New this year!

Optional Online Learning & Certification

Sail Satori’s on-the-water sailing courses, when combined with NauticEd's ranking and licensure program is a powerful combination that will ensure you gain the sailing skills to make your dreams come true!

 Why Nauticed?

  • Enhance your learning and competence with comprehensive online lessons

  • Verify your competence with USCG approved certifications

  • Gain an international sailing license to charter your own boat anywhere in the world

  • Whatever you sailing dreams, this curriculum can get you there 

 

Cruising Boat Fundamentals Course

(with optional online learning and sailing certification)

Gain knowledge and build confidence for sailing a cruising keelboat!

Learn how to skipper an inboard auxiliary-powered sloop in moderate conditions. Classes are taught aboard our Hunter 33’ sloop based out of Salem Harbor.

Curriculum Includes:

  • Review of Sailing Theory

  • Cruising Sailboat Terminology

  • Basic Boat Systems

  • Auxiliary Engine Operation

  • Docking Maneuvers

  • Sail Trim

  • Navigation Rules, Collision Avoidance

  • Anchoring

  • Weather Forecast Interpretation

  • Safety and Seamanship

Maximum of 4 students per class

Skill / Level: Advanced Beginner to Intermediate Sailor

Note: Private family classes available that can allow for a mix of sailing abilities!

Your will sail aboard S/V Mashauwomok, a comfortable and fast Hunter 33' out of Salem Harbor.  For more information on this boat click here

We require that this course is preceded by a basic sailing course and/or the student has basic sailing capabilities and knowledge.

DAILY SCHEDULE:

  • 10:30am - 12:00pm:  Classroom Talk (Aboard Vessel)

  • Lunch

  • 11:00pm - 5:30pm - On-the-water Class

COST:  $899  

A 50% deposit upon booking is required to reserve your dates.

REQUIREMENTS:

We require that this course is preceded by a basic sailing course and/or the student has basic sailing capabilities and knowledge.

Optional Online Learning

& Certification

Combine our cruising boat fundamentals weekend with the following NauticEd sailing  certification and companion online learning you can begin today!

  • Skipper Keelboat (25-56") Certification

Why choose this option?

  • Enhance the impact of the course along with your confidence through online curriculum combined with on-the-water competency assessment

  • Gain USCG approved certification with a pathway to support all your sailing goals!

YOUR NEXT STEPS:

Start learning today!

  1. Try two free online courses through our partner NauticEd today with no obligation.

  2. SIgn-up for an online companion course and sailing certification with our partner NauticEd

Book your Sail! 

 

To schedule your weekend sailing course contact us on a Book Now link or give us a a call at 781-797-0433