OCSC Sailing School

Getting Started

Let us help you find a clear path for your experience here at OCSC. We're always available to talk it over with you and we're only an email or phone call away.

Beginning Sailor

Beginning Sailors

Our "Beginning Sailors" area is also for people with experience. If you haven't sailed in a long time, haven't taken formal sailboat training in the past, or you just want to start at the beginning to gain a solid foundation, have a look in this area as well. Learn more.

experienced sailors

Experienced Sailors

Our "Experienced Sailors" area provides people with several ways to enter our program without necessarily starting at the beginning. While even experienced sailors opt to start at square one, we want to make sure that you stay pleasantly challenged and that you avoid classes you don't need.
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OCSC help

Can We Help?

Helping people make the best decision based on their needs and experience is our specialty. We enjoy nothing more than learning about your goals and dreams and explaining our program to people. Search the site as much as you like, but know that we're here waiting for your call.
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Choosing OCSC

Why Choose OCSC?

Here you'll find a few of the reasons that many people are pleased with their decision to take up the sport of sailing with OCSC. Some people like what we do, many people love us. Websites are fun, but there's nothing like coming down to see for yourself.
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Glossary of sailing terms

Site Glossary

What does "bareboat" mean? What is a "flotilla"? What's a "keelboat" anyway? This glossary is specifically to help you understand the terms used on this website. There are many new words to learn, but these will at least help navigate this site.
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US Sailing Certified instructors

Meet Our Instructors

A team of over 40 coast guard licensed and US Sailing certified instructors are eager to share their knowledge and experience with you.
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Sailing testimonials


Many people enjoy what we do. A few have taken the time to tell us about it. Read what others have to say here.
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