Advantage Boating

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Wannabe Boater Package

Take 10% off the top!

Register for all three of the following courses:

Basic Cruising (Ottawa course formats)

Coastal Navigation (classroom or on-line), and

VHF Radio (classroom or homestudy).

Wannabe Boater

Register at the same time to prepare yourself for the sailing 'lifestyle' and you qualify for a 10% discount off each course!

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Sailing Instructor Training

Have you ever thought about being able to share the joy and beauty of our sport?

Do you enjoy teaching others?

... Then why not consider becoming a Sail Canada certified instructor!

Advantage Boating working with Ontario Sailing are pleased to host several Instructor Clinics through out the year.

We host the following levels:

Basic Instructors Re-cert - see the new application process in the Sail Canada policy manual.

Basic Crusing Instrcutor Clinic - May 22(evening), 23 & 24; May 29(evening), 30 & 31 2015 in Ottawa.

Check out the following link to get a list of prerequisites required to become a learn-to-cruise instructor.

Course Cost: $800 + HST with the fee split into two portions:

Deposit $185 + HST paybale to Ontario Sailing - which then means you are "registered" for the clininc and you will be sent clinic materials.
Balance $615 + HST paybale to Advantage Boating due 60 days prior to the start of the clinic.

Intermediate Cruising Instructor

For a complete listing of dates, locations, pricing and to register please contact Ontario Sailing - phone 1-888-672-7245 or email.

To help complete your prerequisites...

For Coastal Navigation or VHF Operator's Certificate or DSC Upgrade contact Advantage Boating at 613-721-8683 or by email

For your Standard First Aid & CPR (level A) - contact St. John Ambulance 613-722-2002 or Red Cross 613-560-7220 to register for a course.