CANSail Windsurf

The CANSail Windsurf Instructor Courses
CANSail Instructor development courses are scheduled and delivered by our Provincial Sailing Associations. Please contact your PSA regarding clinic schedules, locations and registration.
Prerequisites for the Windsurfing Instructor Clinics:
Must be 16 years of age in the calendar year of the clinic
Pleasure Craft Operators Card (PCOC) 
Standard First Aid & CPR (Standard First Aid & CPR) issued by a nationally recognized first aid provider 
Sail Canada Boat Safety Course (*ONLY IF YOU ARE USING A COACH BOAT TO INSTRUCT, still recommended)
CANSail Fundamental Course
LTSD Online Module
All Sail Canada Dinghy Instructors & Coaches are required to complete this free online module in order to be eligible to register annually. Click here to complete the LTSD Module now!
Make Ethical Decisions - Online Evaluation
All CANSail Instructors & Coaches who have completed the CANSail Fundamental Course are required to complete the Make Ethical Decisions online evaluation by logging into their Locker Profile. Please note that CANSail Windsurf Instructors must complete the Instruction stream. Click here for detailed information on how to complete the module
CANSail Instructor & Coach Recertification
The CANSail Instructor & Coach Recertification Policy changed, effective July 1st 2010. Recertification for all CANSail Instructors & Coaches must be completed through a provincial sailing association. To review the updated Recertification Policy, please click here. The certification period for CANSail Instructors and Coaches is 36-months to the end of the calendar year. For example if you completed your clinic in May 2011, your level would expire December 31st, 2014. LF / MLF Recertification Policy 
Instructor Insurance
Please click here for more information regarding Sail Canada Instructor liability insurance.