Course Materials

Materials for our Tacoma Branch Basic Sailing Course.


Class Outline, 2018

An outline of what will be covered in each of the three classes.

PDF document icon 2018 Class Outline.pdf — PDF document, 47 KB

Directions to the Classroom

Driving directions to The Mountaineer's Tacoma Program Center.

PDF document icon Directions to Classroom.pdf — PDF document, 73 KB

Sailing Class 1 Reading

This is a copy of Part 1 of the Basic Keelboat textbook for those that don't have their books by the first class.

PDF document icon Part 1.pdf — PDF document, 2.33 MB

How to Sign Up for Sails

Register sign up for sails

PDF document icon How to enroll.pdf — PDF document, 479 KB

Skipper Contact Information

Names, numbers and marinas of 2018 skippers.

PDF document icon Skipper Contact Info 2018.pdf — PDF document, 152 KB

Training Sail #1 Outline

An outline of skills that will be demonstrated during the first training sail.

PDF document icon Outline - First Training Sail.pdf — PDF document, 38 KB

Training Sail #2 Outline

An outline of skills students will practice during the second training sail.

PDF document icon Outline - Second Training Sail.pdf — PDF document, 40 KB

Experience Sails 3 & 4 Outline

An outline of skills students will practice during sails 3 & 4.

PDF document icon Outline - Experience Sails.pdf — PDF document, 36 KB

References for Class 2

Web links and references for Life Sling video, ASA sailing videos and animated knot tying website.

PDF document icon References, Class 2.pdf — PDF document, 52 KB

Sail Class References, Class 3

Website links, apps and books mentioned during the Basic Crewing / Sailing class 3.

PDF document icon Sail Class References.pdf — PDF document, 96 KB

Glossary of Sailing Terms

All the unfamiliar words sailors use are defined here!

PDF document icon Glossary.pdf — PDF document, 662 KB