Tuesday, October 11, 2011

The inaugural CANSail Training Symposia are set to provide Learning Facilitators and Master Learning Facilitators with:
  • Up to the minute developments in the updated CANSail Sailor Standards and Dinghy programs
  • Teaching sailing to meet the updated standards for double handed dinghies
  • Introduction to the NEW CANSail Community Instructor Program
  • Professional development for you as a leader in Sailing and Sport training
  • Opportunity to set the bar higher - in updating LF & Instructor Training
  • Opportunities for networking and sharing best practices
The CANSail Symposia will take place in Toronto & Vancouver in November 2011. Each symposium will consist of both plenary and breakout sessions taking place through Saturday and Sunday of each of the weekends.
Please take a few minutes to register for the CANSail Symposium that you plan to attend.
MLFs and LFs are reminded that attendance at the Symposium is required in order to be eligible to deliver Instructor Training and / or evaluate Instructors in 2012.
Not an MLF or LF? Not a problem! All leaders of sail training in Canada are welcome! Program directors, Learn to Race Instructors, evaluators, and class or discipline experts will reap the benefits of attendance at this Symposium!
Any Symposium attendee whose understood language is French, only, will be accommodated! Bilingual presentation materials and on-site translator will be provided with prearrangement. Be sure to let us know if you need this service – email .
Venue & Accommodation
Please follow the links below for information on venues & accommodation for the clinic you are attending.
A third CANSail Training Symposium will take place in Atlantic Canada in early 2012, to accommodate a number of eastern based leaders, LFs, MLFs and coaches. This symposium will be delivered in English only. Anyone planning to attend this delivery must indicate so as soon as possible by email to .