CanSail Level 3 & 4 Instructor – Pender Island
Pender Island Junior Sailing Association (PIJSA)
CanSail Level 3 & 4 Certified Instructor(s) Needed
Cansail Level 1 & 2 Certified Instructor(s) to provide guidance to students, who have completed Levels 1 & 2
PIJSA shall offer CanSail Level 3 & 4 courses (5-day) for the weeks of July 15-19, July 29 – Aug 2, Aug 5-9, Aug 19-24. The courses run concurrently with CanSail Level 1 & 2, for which instructors exist, from 9 am- 3.30 pm. PIJSA would prefer the same instructor for the 4 weeks, but will consider those who would want less weeks.
The Level 3 & 4 courses have a maximum of 10 students who are 12y or older. The equipment includes 2 Bytes, 5 Laser 1s, and 3 Laser 2s. The sailing is from Hamilton Beach, a pebble beach, at Port Browning. PIJSA has use of the facilities of the nearby Port Browning Pub and Marina.
If, PIJSA cannot get certified Level 3 & 4 Instructor(s), a course in “advanced” sailing, but not certifiable, shall be offered using a Level 1 & 2 instructor(s).
Current remuneration is $700/week with some of the following:
- Room and board Monday to Thursday probably at a Board member’s house.
- Cost of passenger ferry fare, weekly or daily. PIJSA can adjust to daily ferry commute from Swartz Bay; arrive at about 9 am; leave at about 3 pm
- Camping at the Port Browning Pub and Marina Campsite.
PIJSA ensures that 3 Directors and 2 volunteers are present each day to help manage the program and provide safety back-up. The instructors are solely responsible for the teaching and evaluation.
Please Contact: Bruce Waygood, Commodore, 250-818-8555; firstname.lastname@example.org