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

FREE Day Sail - June 3, 2017 in Lunenburg Harbor

Wondering what it'd be like to come on a Sea School expedition? Looking for a fun way to spend a summer day?

Come out to our free day sail and summer kick-off celebration! Meet our instructors and staff and come on board expedition boat Dorothea for a sail around Lunenburg Harbour. A great way to be introduced to the Sea School!

We will do a morning and afternoon sail. Morning sail departs at 10 am (or when we have a...

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...

The Spot

The Sea School is a long time supporter and community partner of The Spot.
The Spot is an innovative arts place for youth & young adults.

The Spot is a FREE artistic space for anyone under 30. At The Spot you can play and record music, write, draw, paint, sculpt, take photos and videos, and anything else you can think of. Local artists are around to offer their experience, and there are always other people being creative...