Ship's Blog

Learn to Sail maritime program at the Northwest Maritime Center in Port Townsend

Basic Keelboat Level 2

Jun 20-21, Jun 27-28, Jul 18-19, Jul 25-26, Aug 8-9, Aug 15-16, Aug 29-30, Aug 29-30 (women only), Sept 26-27
9:00 AM – 4:00 PM  |  $400 Non-member  |  $360 Member

This is the second half of the US Sailing Basic Keelboat course. Learn advanced sail trim, tacking, gibing, rules of the road, basic navigation, knots, reefing, line handling, outboard engine basics, and docking. 15 hours over a weekend (Saturday and Sunday). Receive your US Sailing Basic Keelboat Certification! Women Only classes are available—taught by women for women only.

Prerequisite: Basic Keelboat Level 1

Register Now!


Jun 20 2020 - Jun 21 2020


9:00 am - 4:00 pm



More Info

Register Now


Northwest Maritime Center
431 Water Street, Port Townsend, WA 98368
Register Now

Contact Us

431 Water Street
Port Townsend, WA 98368
Phone: 360.385.3628 x104
Fax: 360.385.4742


Admin Offices & H.W. McCurdy Library
Monday–Friday | 9 AM–5 PM

Wooden Boat Chandlery
7 Days/Week | 10 AM–5 PM

Marine Thrift
Thursday–Saturday | 9 AM–3 PM

Stay Connected

The mission of the Northwest Maritime Center is to engage and educate people of all generations in traditional and contemporary maritime life, in a spirit of adventure and discovery.

Northwest Maritime Center (FEIN # 91-1931643) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.

There's a lot happening on campus.
Don't get left standing on the dock.
Be the first to know about upcoming events, classes, trips, and boats for sale!