LDSC Adult training:

CYA certified instructors will be teaching CANSail I,II.  Each CANSail level takes approx 20 hours to complete or 8 nights on average. Adept students have been able to complete multiple levels in this time frame.


  • No boat required: Uses our Laser sailboats, Hobbie Wave, and Wayferer.
  • Excellent Instructor certfied to CANSail Level IV
  • CANSail I/II  member discount off course cost or applied to a new membership
  • Evaluation according to the CYA CANSail checklist in a step by step process.
  • Results recorded on-line and portable to other training programs run through the CYA.



  • Be prepared to get wet.  Change of clothes, towel and wind breaker advised
  • Bring a life jacket
  • Should be comfortable swimming with a life jacket.

Optional text books are available separately from the OSA bookshop 

CANSail I/II use Basic Sailing Skills book.

Why take sail training at LDSC?

  • Great instructor teaching the latest CYA Standards
  • Best location and clubhouse setting for dinghy sailing
  • No boats or experience required.