Instructor

Instructor Resources

The Bridge (Restricted Access)

A password protected area for active Instructor Trainers and Regional Training Coordinators.

Recertification

US Sailing/US Powerboating Instructor Certifications are valid for three (3) years. Instructors need only re-certify at the highest level of certification they have achieved within each program.

Certification expired or about to expire? Re-certify online today.

Course Feedback

Provide additional feedback for a course you took.

Job Bank

US Sailing has partnered with Sail1Design to provide our members use of both their Job Board and Marketplace at a 15% discount.

Setting up your listing!

Instructor Insurance 

Learn about our  commercial insurance (general liability, marine liability and umbrella) and how it protects certified instructors.

Teach Sailing the Fun Way

Contribute your ideas to out activities book!

The following resources are designed to help you before and during your US Sailing Instructor Course.

Please click on any link below to access the file:

  1. Lesson Plan Explanation
  2. Lesson Plan Template
  3. Emergency Card Template - Burgee Program

The US Sailing Progression of Learning
Click on a section to see the discipline-specific video from Teaching and Coaching Fundamentals Online

Progression of Learning Applied to Different Disciplines
Click on a section to see the discipline-specific video from Teaching and Coaching Fundamentals Online

Powerboat Maneuvers
Click on a section to see the discipline-specific maneuver and animation