FAQ

I'm an experienced sailor. Do I need to take your skipper training course?
As a 501C3 non-profit organization, our primary mission is to teach sailing to the Chicagoland community.  A benefit of membership in our organization is th...
Thu, Sep 14, 2017 at 8:24 PM
How many Tiller Times/ Member Cruise Outings will I be able to attend? How frequently are they scheduled?
You may sign up for a maximum of (2) Tiller Times at a time.  Once you've completed these, you may sign up for (2) more Tiller Times. As Member Cruise ...
Thu, Sep 14, 2017 at 8:11 PM
Do you offer classes off site?
Currently we do not offer classes in locations other than Monroe and Belmont Harbors (cruising only). 
Thu, Sep 14, 2017 at 8:12 PM
What are your classes like? What can I expect to master in each level?
On-the-water classes consist of a maximum of 4 students.  We have three levels of classes:  Basic, Intermediate, and Skipper Prep. In addition, we offer mor...
Thu, Sep 14, 2017 at 8:13 PM
I already know how to sail. Do I need to take Skipper training? How do I qualify as a skipper?
In order to become a Sail Chicago skipper, a member must take the four-session Advanced/Skipper-Prep course. Successful completion of the course and course ...
Thu, Sep 14, 2017 at 8:10 PM
Do you offer private lessons?
No, unfortunately at this time we do not have the ability to offer private lessons.
Sun, Mar 11, 2018 at 10:07 AM