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Training, clinics, workshops, and resources


This page contains a range of resources to support programs and sailors.  Of note is the Curriculum resources folder which contains the results of the JSA Curriculum Development Project, the joint effort of Guy Turner, Mary von Conta, and Ellen Beery.

 Training for Program Leaders

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 Training for Instructors

Instructor Certification Process 
by JSA Office
 12/18/2015 1:43 PM

-If you need to obtain or update your certifications, read the US Sailing website descriptions (use this link  > Smallboat  to find out what is required). Pay particular attention to prerequisites....

Keeping the Fun in Sailing 
by JSA Admin
 1/31/2011 4:15 PM
Keeping the Fun in Sailing is a compendium of fun and creative teaching techniques that are used by sailing instructors around the country. Many of the activities were contributed by individuals like you. It's a joint project of SUNY Maritime and JSALIS,...

 Clinics and Training for Sailors

LIMA Long Island Mid Atlantic Sailing Team 
by JSA Office
 8/30/2015 3:41 PM
LIMA is a non-profit advanced youth sailing team teaching Optimists, 29ers, 420s, Lasers, and Sonars. Any sailor who is interested in getting better at racing is welcome to join. For more information, visit their website or Facebook...
LISOT racing clinics 
by JSA Office
 8/30/2015 3:41 PM

LISOT provides world-class training for highly motivated junior sailors who want to develop and hone their racing skills in the Optimist, I420, C420, Laser or Radial. We’re a completely open and inclusive team with sailors from all around LI Sound...

Team Gnarly Optimist Racing 
by JSA Admin
 8/30/2015 3:40 PM
Team Gnarly hosts clinics and weekend practices for Optimist racers who want to improve their racing skills, learn sportsmanship and have fun sailing. Practices are mostly held on Long Island and everyone is welcome to attend.  There are no membership...

 Training resources

Folder: Boathandling and tuningBoathandling and tuning
Folder: Curriculum resourcesCurriculum resources
Folder: Head instructor workshop materialsHead instructor workshop materials
Folder: TacticsTactics
2014_Midwinter_Meeting_Agenda_FINAL.pdf2014 Midwinter Meeting Agenda
Instructor Manual from 1977.pdfInstructor Manual from 1977
Powerboat_Training_Schedule_2014.htmPowerboat Training Schedule 2014
Powerboat_Training_Schedule_2014.pdfPowerboat Training Schedule 2014
RacingRules_PointsEast.pdfRacing Rules article
US Sailing_2016_Courses_JSA_Region.htmUS Sailing 2016 Courses JSA Region

 U.S. Sailing and related links

  U.S. Sailing Instructor Training Calendar
  U.S. Sailing Instructor Training Certification Path
  U.S. Powerboat Handling and other courses at SUNY Maritime
  Racing Rules of Sailing on U.S. Sailing website
  Rules quiz demo on UK Sailmakers website
  U.S. Powerboat Handling and other courses at WaterFront Center