The Basic Keelboat 101 (BK 101) gives you proficiency to skipper a 20′ – 27′ sloop-rigged keelboat by day, in light to moderate winds and sea conditions. Learn basic sailing terminology, boat parts and functions, helm commands, basic sail trim, points of sail, seamanship, and safety including basic navigation rules.
Our comprehensive BK 101 course consists of 4 days of training that includes both on the water time and classroom time. This is a 4-day course and all 4 must be completed for certification. You may sign up and schedule one, two or all four modules at once or book the individual modules as your schedule allows. Each module is offered at least one time a month. All classes include: