Are you looking to update, re certify or add to your skills this year? Here are a few great spring training opportunities to share:


Introductory Sailwave Scoring Course Two night Virtual Seminar

Wednesday, March 31st 7-9pm

Wednesday, April 7th 7-9pm

This training is FREE

Details and registration here:

Sailwave Course 2021.pdf


Safe Sport training

Offered by the Coaching Association of Canada.  This program designed to educate and provide resources to create a safe and respectful environment for all participants.

This training is a new requirement for all Sail Canada Officials.  This training is FREE and we will encourage all CORK volunteers to take the online module.  This will be a requirement for some CORK positions going forward.

You sign up by creating a “Locker account”

The safe sport module is on this page:

I takes around 60 mins to complete.


Maritime Radio course

VHF Radio Training

Canadian Power and Sail Squadrons offer the Restricted Operator’s Certificate (Maritime) with Digital Selective Calling by on-line self-study.

Please visit  Squadrons across Canada offer the course.

$100 includes the course link (good for 60 days), exam by video meeting and wallet card.

Peter French,


Race Officer Courses

Assistant Race Officer Course

Tuesday, March 30, 2021 & Wednesday, March 31, 2021

(Participants must attend both sessions)

Tuesday – Ross Cameron, John O’Dwyer, and Paul Brennan

Wednesday – Graham Dougall, PK Smith, and Paul Clissold


Club Race Officer Prerequisite Course

Tuesday, April 6, 2021, Wednesday, April 7, 2021 & Thursday, April 8, 2021

Tuesday – Irene McNeill, Tom Shenstone, and Paul Brennan

Wednesday – Bill Visser, Paul Clissold, and John O’Dwyer

Thursday – Pat Lymburner, David Sprague, and PK Smith

(Participants must attend all 3 online sessions as well as an in-person session)

The in-person session will take place once the Province opens up (COVID) on a Saturday or Sunday in the Toronto and Ottawa areas

Club Judge Seminar (Online) Ontario Sailing


Tuesday, March 23, 2021 AND Thursday, March 25, 2021 (7:00pm – 9:30pm ET) – PARTICIPANTS MUST ATTEND BOTH SESSIONS!


COST: $28.25 (includes taxes)


You will receive a confirmation email upon registering as well as pre-course instructions and a PowerPoint to review prior to the course via email. Please remember to check your junk/spam folder if you don`t see these emails in your inbox.


This Judge Seminar is provided through the Sail Canada Judges Program and will be led by Katie Coleman Nicoll and Wendy Loat


The 2021 schedule is posted online.

Volunteer registration is open:


The CORK Team