Find Your Sailing Program
Launch Your Cruising Life!
Shearwater University sailing classes are designed for your optimum individual learning experience, and to provide outstanding skills for sailing & cruising on the Salish Sea and beyond.
Internationally Recognized Certification Training, on our Flagship, Ardenna, or your personal sailboat:
- Basic Keelboat
- Basic Cruising
- Bareboat Cruising
- Coastal Passage Making
- International Proficiency Certificate
Play & Learn Options: Learn at a natural, organic pace while gaining experience among the islands of the Salish Sea.
- Custom Group learning experiences: from a one-day sailing experience to a one-week cruise, choose your personal goals & pace
- Community Sailing & Cruising: Participate as your calendar & appetite dictate, and grow your skills & experience over time
- Certifications: You decide if and when you want to finish any Certifications
Learn to Sail and Cruise on our beautiful Flagship, Ardenna, whose sailing qualities make everyone smile, and whose interior comforts are exceptional for such a high performing yacht.
Anyone can learn to sail Ardenna proficiently, laying a solid foundation for your sailing and cruising goals.
- Certification classes
- Play & Learn experiences
- Custom family/group classes
- Build on your background - start at any level