Adult Programs (Ages 19+)

The Nova Scotia Sea School offers specialized adventure programs and hands-on learning experiences for adults that include team building, wooden boat sailing, surfboard shaping, wilderness survival, backcountry exploration, instructor training and professional development adventures.

No previous skills are required, however Sea School programs are challenging and require that you are willing to learn and push yourself. Our instructors give you support to achieve your learning goals.

See also our Family Programs if you would like a custom family adventure.

Current Available Programs

Adult 6-day Professional Development

For educators, youth workers, biologists, managers, entrepreneurs and community-development practitioners.  Navigate uninhabited islands, explore historic sea-routes and learn to sail a traditional wooden-boat as you share ideas and experiences with other inspiring professionals and learn the Sea School's approach to education. Enhance your skills and reflect on your goals for the coming year.

Our professional development 6 day program...