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3 Day Basic Keelboat “Learn to Sail Class”

Beginner students will learn to responsibly be the Skipper of a Day
Sailing Keelboat in familiar waters in moderate wind and sea conditions.

Classes available are year round on demand based on your travel plans.

 With no prior experience you’ll learn all about…

  • Sailing Terminology
  • Rigging the Boat
  • Setting Sails
  • Assessing the Wind Direction
  • Tacking & Jibing
  • Starting & Stopping the Boat while Sailing
  • Analyzing Sail Shape and Trim
  • Securing to a Mooring…
    While under Sail or Power
  • Maneuvering in Confined Areas…
    While under Sail or Power
  • Man Overboard Recovery Techniques
  • Sailing in a Small Craft Advisory
  • Basic Anchoring Techniques
  • The “Heave To” Maneuver
  • Several Reefing Techniques
  • Single Handed Sailing Techniques
  • Rules of the Road
  • Weather permitting…Use a Spinnaker
  • Knots & Handling Lines
  • Much More than the “Basic Fundamentals of Sailing”

Florida Keys Sailing

22 hours on the water…SAILING!  9AM – 4 PM
1-2 Hours in the Classroom…for the Written Exam

Basic Keelboat Certification

 1 person - $1499

* A Special Value *
Your spouse or a friend Sails for FREE 
and gets Certified!

That’s right 2 Sail for the price of 1…

Only $1499

Extra Nights (Live Aboard)

Please call 305-619-0140 for information or

email: gdub@sailflkeys.com

This is a ”Private Class”

No Previous Sailing Experience is required
Catalina 30' are used for this Class.
Live Aboard for 2 nights for an additional $150.
This is a Private Class

Florida Keys Sailing