Intermediate Cruising Instructor-3 days

3 days 2 nights

$ 900/ person


Course full, sorry. Check with BC Sailing or John Gourlay for more courses. Or email us with your interest and we could run another course.

3 full days and 2 nights on the water cruising around Sooke. With the ultimate goal of being able to instruct Intermediate Cruising safely and to sail Canada Standards. This course is designed for current Sail Canada Basic Cruising Instructors with  the prerequisites prescribed by Sail Canada. The price is per person. Food will be decided on with cost split between the students.

Availability & Dates

Check our Calendar to view availability for specific dates. If Starlight or Prime Time show available we have boats and Instructors available

Good to know

Best Choice.
Sail and learn in the Southern Gulf Islands.
Basic Cruising Standard Certificate.
PCOC and / or VHF ROC-M (DSC) for additional fee.
Meals (extra cost) and Accommodations will be on the Boat.
Course Material included.
Price varies dependent on your choices.

What to bring?


Non Scuffing footwear. Boat shoes, Teva-type sandals or tennis shoes. (to see if it scuffs if you take it off and slide an edge of the sole on paper)


Foul weather/Rain gear, fleece jacket, windbreaker and a sweater layer is good, during summer rain gear is usually not needed.


Sunglasses with safety string and side protection, sunscreen (SPF 30 or higher), and a cell phone or camera.’


Study material


Current driver’s license, current passport (if US travel is planned), birth certificate copy (if US travel is planned), next of kin contact information, PCOC Card, other sailing qualifications (if you have any), sailing logbook (we can provide if needed), evidence of travel insurance coverage, and BC Tidal fishing license if you wish to fish or gather shellfish.


Call or text: 1-250-415-3223

Email: Contact Page

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