What Junior Sailing classes are available through TISC?

TISC offers a range of junior sailing classes designed to target a wide range of ages and skill levels in a variety of boats, all within a developmentally appropriate framework. Information on junior sailing classes is available through the Summer Camp section of our website.

How old does my child need to be to participate in Junior Sailing Program?

TISC has class options for children ages 6 to 18. Adult classes are also available.

How do I register for Junior Sailing Program?

To register for a junior sailing class please visit our online Registration page. If you have any questions please feel free to call us 415-421-2225 or email us at program@tisailng.org.

What should my child bring to Junior Sailing Program?

TISC provides Students need to bring Wetsuits Closed-toe shoes Spray-gear Swimsuit Life-jackets Hat & sunscreen Water (from dispenser) Towel Snacks Packed lunch & snacks Own water bottle. More advanced sailors may also want more technical sailing gear including sailing gloves, dinghy boots, and spray gear.r for a junior sailing class please visit our online Registration page. If you have any questions please feel free to call us 415-421-2225 or email us at program@tisailng.org.

Who qualifies for Junior Sailing scholarships?

Please see our scholarship page for up to dates information.

Does TISC cancel Junior Sailing Program due to weather?

TISC Junior Sailing Program runs rain or shine. If conditions are deemed unsafe, classes will be canceled and parent will be notified by text through the Dial my Call.

How does TISC handle dismissal from Junior Sailing Program?

Prior to, or on the first day of Program, parents will complete a “Dismissal Form” for their child. This form will contain a list of the names of approved adults who are able to pick up the student from program. This form also allows for a notation regarding the student’s ability to take public transportation home by themselves. At the end of each day, students are signed-out and dismissed either to an approved adult or are allowed to walk to public transportation.

What adult sailing classes are available through TISC?

TISC offers a wide range of adult classes on a variety of boats including Adult Dinghy, Basic Keelboat 1, Skills Days, Advanced Keelboat, and private lessons. Information on all of these classes is available through our Adult page.

Is prior sailing experience required?

Prior sailing experience is generally not required unless specified in the course description (i.e. Advanced Keelboat or Skills Days).

How do I register for an Adult Sailing class?

To register for an adult sailing class please visit our Adult page or contact TISC via email at programs@tisailing.org.

What are TISC Community Sailing options?

Contact the office for details.

Where can I learn more about the Adaptive Sailing programs at TISC?

To find out more about regularly offered Adaptive Sailing programs at TISC please visit the Adaptive sailing page of our website. If you do not see a program which meets your needs please feel free to contact us to discuss your options.

How do I register for an Adaptive Sailing program?

To register for a community sailing program please email us at program@tisailng.org.

How do I register for a Community Sailing program?

To register for a Community Sailing Program class please visit our online Registration page. If you have any questions please feel free to call us or email us at program@tisailng.org.

Can I rent a paddleboard or kayak?

Yes. During the spring, summer, and fall TISC rents paddleboards and kayaks on weekends between 10am and 3pm. For more information please email programs@tisailing.org

Can I volunteer for TISC?

Yes! There are countless ways to help out regardless of whether or not you presently know how to sail. We are always in need of people who want to help out (for a day or for an entire project). Please email programs@tisailing.org for more information!

What is "Sponsor a Sailor"?

Imagine the independence a child feels the first time at the helm of a sailboat. Experiential learning is extremely important for building self-confidence and encouraging a child’s critical thinking. At the Treasure Island Sailing Center we provide the opportunity for children to learn these valuable lessons while cultivating a love for the sport of sailing. If you are a lifelong sailor or if you have dreamed of sailing on the bay you can appreciate the fantastic experiences a youngster will have by participating in our classes. You can contribute here!

How can I contribute to TISC's Junior Sailing Scholarship program?

Absolutely! You can find all the information on our donations page.

What is TISC's privacy policies?

The Treasure Island Sailing Center Privacy Policy You provide specific personal information during the purchase of goods and/or services from our site. The information includes: your name, address, e-mail address, telephone number, payment information and your interest in specific types of products and/or services. We use the information you provide about yourself to fulfill your order for our goods and/or services, to respond to your inquiries about your order and to notify you about the status of your order. From time to time we may also send you additional information about our products and/or services in special promotional mailings. If you do not wish to receive these special mailings please make sure to check the box that says “Check this box if you do not wish to receive special promotional mailings”, which is located at the bottom of the page where you fill in your shipping and billing addresses. If you wish to be removed from our mailing at any time, please contact us at programs@tisailing.org.

What is TISC's refund policy?

Refund Policy We appreciate the opportunity to serve you and count on your registration both to fund and staff our programs. We understand that sometimes a cancellation is unavoidable. Please be considerate of our time and efforts prior to registering. If you do need to cancel or transfer a course our policy is as follows: Before 30 Days – Full Refund Before 15 Days – 50% Refund 15 Days or less – No Refunds $25 Admin Fee – For Course Transfers