Basic Sailing Class

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This course is designed for those with little or no sailing experience. It can also serve as a refresher course for those who have not recently sailed. The 14 hour course covers boating safety, knots, rigging and sailing theory. On the water skills such as boat handling, docking, sail trim and capsize recovery will be taught onQuest sailboats. Upon successful completion of this course graduates will be given a free two hour rental card and are eligible to rent Quests and join the Sacramento State Aquatic Center Sailing Membership. This class follows the guidelines set by US Sailing but does not offer a US Sailing certificate. 

The book used for this course if the Learn Sailing Right Beginning Sailing book (IBSN: 978-0-979467-2-1). The book is included in the cost of the class. Picking up your book early is recommened but not required.

Length

14 Hours 

Pricing 

Sac State Students

Affiliate

General Public
$150 $170 $185


Minimum Enrollment

Maximum Enrollment

12 

Minimum Age Requirement

12 

What to Expect: 

You will get wet! Bring a towel
You should wear clothes that are comfortable and can get wet
Shoes should either be tennis shoes or sandals with a heel strap

NO FLIP FLOPS

The Front Office staff can hold your keys during class.
 Any other personal belongings can be stored in our $0.50 one-time use locker; which takes two quarters.
 
Expect to arrive at least 15 minutes early to complete the registration and check-in process.

2019 Basic Sailing Class Schedule

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SECTION START DATE END DATE DAYS TIME
BSAIL 01 Mar 2 Mar 10 Sat & Sun 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
BSAIL 02 Mar 4 Mar 7 Mon - Thurs 2:30 pm - 6:00 pm
BSAIL 03 Mar 11 Mar 14 Mon - Thurs 3:30 pm - 7:00 pm
BSAIL 04 Mar 16 Mar 24 Sat & Sun 3:30 pm - 7:00 pm
BSAIL 05 Mar 18 Mar 21 Mon - Thurs 3:30 pm - 7:00 pm
BSAIL 06 Mar 25 Mar 28 Mon - Thurs 3:30 pm - 7:00 pm
BSAIL 07 Apr 1 Apr 4 Mon - Thurs 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm
BSAIL 08 Apr 6 Apr 14 Sat & Sun 2:30 pm - 6:00 pm
BSAIL 09 Apr 8 Apr 11 Mon - Thurs 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm
BSAIL 010 Apr 15 Apr 18 Mon - Thurs 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm
BSAIL 011 Apr 22 Apr 25 Mon - Thurs 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm
BSAIL 012 Apr 29 May 2 Mon - Thurs 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
BSAIL 013 May 6 May 9 Mon - Thurs 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
BSAIL 014 May 13 May 16 Mon - Thurs 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
BSAIL 015 May 20 May 23 Mon - Thurs 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
BSAIL 016 Jun 3 Jun 6 Mon - Thurs 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
BSAIL 017 Jun 8 Jun 16 Sat & Sun 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
BSAIL 018 Jun 10 Jun 13 Mon - Thurs 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
BSAIL 019 Jun 17 Jun 20 Mon - Thurs 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
BSAIL 020 Jun 22 Jul 30 Sat & Sun 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
BSAIL 021 Jun 24 Jul 27 Mon - Thurs 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm 
BSAIL 022 Jul 8 Jul 11 Mon - Thurs 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
BSAIL 023 Jul 13 Jul 21 Sat & Sun 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
BSAIL 024 Jul 15 Jul 18 Mon - Thurs 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
BSAIL 025 Jul 22 Jul 25 Mon - Thurs 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
BSAIL 026 Jul 27 Aug 4 Sat & Sun 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
BSAIL 027 Aug 5 Aug 8 Mon - Thurs 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
BSAIL 028 Aug 10 Aug 18 Sat & Sun 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
BSAIL 029 Aug 19 Aug 22 Mon - Thurs 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm 
BSAIL 030 Aug 26 Aug 29 Mon - Thurs 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm
BSAIL 031 Sep 7 Sep 15 Sat & Sun 3:30 pm - 7:00 pm
BSAIL 032 Sep 9 Sep 12 Mon - Thurs 3:30 pm - 7:00 pm
BSAIL 033 Sep 16 Sep 19 Mon - Thurs 3:30 pm - 7:00 pm
BSAIL 034 Sep 21 Sep 29 Sat & Sun 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
BSAIL 035 Sep 23 Sep 26 Mon - Thurs 3:30 pm - 7:00 pm
BSAIL 036 Sep 30 Oct 3 Mon - Thurs 3:00 pm - 6:30 pm
BSAIL 037 Oct 5 Oct 13 Sat & Sun 2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
BSAIL 038 Oct 7 Oct 10 Mon - Thurs 3:00 pm - 6:30 pm
BSAIL 039 Oct 14 Oct 17 Mon - Thurs 3:00 pm - 6:30 pm