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Sailing Instructors teach their clients how to sail on boats and yachts. Daily tasks seen on a Sailing Instructor resume sample are delivering lessons, teaching safety techniques, offering advice on boat handling, assigning homework, grading tests, maintaining attendance records, and reporting boat damage and accidents. Required skills include sailing abilities, instructional skills, leadership, communication, organization and planning, the ability to communicate on the water, first aid knowledge, and patience. Eligible resumes make display of a professional training program and sailing experience.

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Sailing Instructor/ Volunteer

Provided instruction of basic sailing skills to individuals with a wide range of physical and mental abilities, and economic backgrounds.

  • Designed, presented, and implemented lesson plans and teaching materials for groups of students aged 7 to 14 in accordance with US Sailing guidelines for Basic Keelboats.
  • Independently led classes for 20 to 30 students divided into 4 groups on a daily basis for 8 weeks
  • Developed weekly written reports describing specific needs and the overall progress regarding students' performance.
  • Mentored and counseled students individually on their basic personal goals and achievements.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Psychology
2

Sailing Instructor, Racing Committee

Instructed children ages 8-13 in sailboat handling, safety, nautical etiquette and appreciation

  • Developed bi-weekly program and daily lesson plans to meet club standards of instruction
  • Operated, maintained and cleaned boats and waterfront facilities
  • Communicated students' progress and behavior with their parents
  • Organized race courses, recorded results, and ensured the safety of fleets consisting of over twenty boats
  • Awarded U.S. Sailing's "Joe Prosser Award" honoring the safest and highest quality instruction in America
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
Economics - Honors College
3

Sailing Instructor

  • Planned and organized annual sailing regatta.
  • Consistently promoted and completed US Level 1 Sailing Certification.
  • Assisted in all teaching, construction, and management of the sailing program.
  • Oversaw 7 other instructors, and over 30 students.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
French
Psychology
4

Sailing Instructor

Directed & assisted in management of Instructor Staff

  • Instructed students 8-14 years of age in all aspects of sailing on both water and land
  • Planned and organized annual fundraising event
  • US Sailing Level 1 certification
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BS
Business Studies
5

Sailing Instructor

  • Ensured the safety of sailors at all times by following necessary safety procedures
  • Helped students master challenging Club 420 skills including trapeze and spinnaker flying
  • Provided on-the-water leadership during practice drills and races
  • Conveyed advanced racing strategy to pupils in a “chalk-talk” learning environment
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
3
months
at this job
BA
Economics
6

Sailing Instructor

  • Instructed lessons 5 days per week to novice and advanced students to ages 3-16, class size range~10-25
  • Collaborated with other leaders in a three-person team to construct lesson plans and carry out daily operations
  • Mentored high school apprentice instructors and delegated duties
  • Coached students during weekend regattas in the Charleston harbor
Candidate Info
9
months in
workforce
3
months
at this job
BS
Wildlife Biology
7

Sailing Instructor

Taught group and private sailing lessons on Lake Michigan to elementary-age children and adults

  • Collaborated with other instructors to compile updated sailing curriculum
  • Assisted harbor guards with beach asset maintenance and management
  • Supported lifeguard staff by taking shifts on days that presented hazardous water conditions
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
4
months
at this job
BS
Manufacturing And Design Engineering
8

Steward and Head Sailing Instructor

Wrote and executed two lesson plans per day for four different levels of sailing ability.

  • Advanced the US Sailing skill level by two ranks for every student aged 6 to 15 during tenure as Head Sailing Instructor.
  • Coached the CHYC racing team for students aged 16-18 to a fourth place finish in the 2009 Maine Midgets Regatta.
  • Executed three rescues-at-sea for CHYC members and non-members.
  • As Steward of the Club, attended to visitors and members on the water and off.
  • As Race Committee, kept track of Club racing records, set up racecourses, and served as chase boat for racer safety and assistance.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
English
9

Sailing Instructor

  • Supervised children (ages 7-12) on land and on the water
  • Taught sailing skills to beginner sailors and racing techniques to more advanced sailors using demonstrations and verbal instruction/communication
  • Coached and managed children at regattas
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
10

Sailing Instructor / Charter Captain

Lead Instructor for Basic Keelboat Sailing (ASA 101) & Assistant Instructor for Intermediate Coastal Cruising (ASA 103).

  • Increased revenue by implementing a shared sail program at an affordable rate for local students to be able to get back on the water and practice their skills. A win-win for both students and the school.
  • Converted 40% of ASA 101 students to ASA 103 students for additional revenue at the conclusion of their 1st class.
  • Effectively communicated complex sailing theories including but not limited to: proper sailboat handling under auxiliary power,
  • Responsible for punctual turnaround of repairs on charter vessels to ensure a zero downtime policy of vessels during high season by maintaining relationships with vendors and service professionals.
  • Managed weekly charter boats consisting of 2 power boats, and 5 sailboats ranging in size from 25 feet - 52 feet.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
Finance

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