2019 Sail Training in Partnership with Grassroots Sailing At BYC

In addition to our Youth Sailing Camps and our Adult Learn to Sail, the Barrie Yacht Club (BYC) is happy to partner with Grassroots Sailing to provide sail training opportunities to members and non-members at the BYC. Registration is through Grassroots Sailing for all courses.

 

Basic Coastal Navigation

The course will be held at The Barrie Yacht Club, 1 Johnson Street, Barrie, Ontario

Dates: Theory course – Wednesdays, March 20, 27, April 3.10, 17, 2019 7pm - 10 pm

Exam – April 24, 7pm - 10 pm Review/take up – May 1, 7pm - 10 pm

Fee: Members - $245.00 for course and material.  Non-members $270.00 ROC

 

Maritime VHF Marine Radio with DSC course 

The course will be held at The Barrie Yacht Club, 1 Johnson Street, Barrie, Ontario

Dates: Friday April 12, 6:00pm to 10pm Saturday, April 13, 10:00am to 4:30pm Sunday, April 14, 10:00am to 1:00pm

Fee: Members - $95.00 for the course and $40.00 for the optional textbook (Non-members and regular price after February 1, 2019, $120.00)

 

Basic Cruising Theory - Classroom

The course will be held at The Barrie Yacht Club, 1 Johnson Street, Barrie, Ontario

Dates: Theory course – Tuesday, April 9 and 16, 2019 7pm - 10 pm Exam – Tuesday, April 23, 7pm - 10 pm

Fee: $120.00 for course and material. A credit of 50% of this course fee will be applied against the Basic Cruising on-water course fee if the on-water is taken with GRSC in 2019.

 

Basic Cruising Theory - Online 

The course will be distributed via online files to be completed by the student with a weekly review with an instructor via phone or Skype conversation.

Dates: Weekly reviews – Tuesday, May 1,8 and 15, 2019 7pm - 9 pm Exam – Tuesday, May 22, 7pm - 10 pm @ Cooks bay Marina clubhouse.

Fee: Online is included in our Basic Cruising or Live-Aboard On water Course. If you are not taking one of our Basic Cruising or Live-Aboard On water course, your fee will be $120.00 for course and material. 

 

Start Keel Boat Sailing Theory - Online 

The course will be distributed via online files to be completed by the student with a review with an instructor via phone or Skype conversation prior to your on water course.

Dates: Review will take place on the Tuesday prior to your course start date which is normally a Friday evening start date.

Exam –Open book exam which will be given to students on Friday evening and to complete by Sunday course.

Fee: Start Keel Boat Sailing Theory - Online and Exam fees is included in all of Start Keel Boat Sailing Course.

 

Basic Cruising On-Water Course AM

This course will be held at The Barrie Yacht Club, 1 Johnson Street, Barrie, Ontario on one of Grassroots Sailing Centre's teaching boats

Dates: Practical Afloat course - Saturday and Sunday, May 25 and 26, June 1 and 2, 2019 8:30am - 2:30pm,

Fee: $649.00

 

Basic Cruising On-Water Course PM

This course will be held at The Barrie Yacht Club, 1 Johnson Street, Barrie, Ontario on one of Grassroots Sailing Centre's teaching boats

Dates: Practical Afloat course - Saturday and Sunday, May 25 and 26, June 1 and 2, 2019 3:00pm - 9:00pm,

Fee: $649.00 

 

Basic Cruising On-Water Live-Aboard Course 

This course will be held at Dutchman's Cove Marina, 222 Fox St, Penetanguishene, Ontario

Dates:  Practical Afloat course -  Friday, July 5, 4:00pm to Tuesday, July 9, 11:00am 

Fee: $850.00 

 

Intermediate Cruising On-Water Live-Aboard Course 

This course will be held at Dutchman's Cove Marina, 222 Fox St, Penetanguishene, Ontario

Dates: Practical Afloat course -  Friday, July 12, 5:00pm to Wednesday, July 17, 16:00pm 

Fee: $975.00 

 

Please register directly with Grassroots Sailing