Oakville Yacht Squadron

Service: Sailing School

Record #: OAK3071
Last Full Update: 01 May 2024

Contact Information

Office Phone 905-338-9379
E-Mail commodore@oysqn.com
Website www.oysqn.com/sailing-school/
Social Media Facebook Facebook, Instagram Instagram, YouTube YouTube
Primary Contact Jane Lumbers, Sailing School Director; Email: sailingschooldirector@oysqn.com

Agency Information

Established 1946
Funding Fees

Description and Service Details

Description (Service)

Sailing school following the Sail Canada Learn To Sail program 

  • approximately two-thirds of instruction on water and remainder on land classes
  • certificates awarded upon completion of respective levels 

Junior Sail Program

  • Optimist Junior Sail Program for children ages 7-9 - Wet Feet
  • opportunity for young students to experience sailing and for early learn-to-race development 
  • July and August classes available 

Youth Programs

  • for children 10 years and older, July and August 
  • dinghy fleet used for training 
  • classes grouped by program level, age and ability 

Adult Programs

  • Evening dinghy classes Jul and Aug  

Lessons offered are taught by Sail Canada certified Instructors


Camps run 9 am-3:30 pm with extended camp care offered

Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility Ages: 7 year(s) - 70 year(s) 
All skill levels welcome

Email for information or register for programs online

Languages English
Fees Program

Site Information

Located In Community Oakville
Address & Map
97 Forsythe St W
Oakville, ON L6K 3R7
Intersection Navy St and Lakeshore Rd W
Mailing Address c/o OYS Sailing School 
PO Box 144 

Oakville, ON L6K 0A3
Physical Access Fully Accessible - clubhouse

Categories and Classification

HCSD Main Heading Child / Family Services ; Sports / Recreation
HCSD Sub Heading All Sports ; Boating ; Individual Sports ; Recreation for Children / Families ; Youth Recreation Resources
Service Categories Boating ~ Youth

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