Conditions & Policies

Please find below Island Sailing's policies and conditions for classes and activities. Before participating in an Island Sailing class or activity, all participants must agree to the below policies and waiver.

And, trust that we certainly appreciate that everyone has occasional scheduling issues with work, family and life - so always feel welcome to contact us at or (503) 285-7765 and we'll work with you.

Class Deposit, Refund and Cancellation Policy

Island Sailing plans and schedule courses weeks (often months) in advance as well as supplies the needed pre-course materials (which you keep). The Deposit, Refund and Cancellation policies are intended to ensure any scheduling changes can be addressed in fairness to all students, especially since many of the courses are over full weekends.... Read Policy

  • A 50% non-refundable deposit is required at sign-up and to hold your spot in a class.
  • A minimum 2 week notice (14 days prior to class start) is required to cancel a class apply the deposit, coupon or gift certificate to rescheduling a future class.
  • A cancellation within 2 weeks forfeits the deposit, coupon or gift certificate.
  • Online classes, courses and clinics are not refundable (except by the online vendor, such as NauticEd or Starpath). In refunding Island Sailing courses, the retail value of the online course is applied against the refunded course.
    If Island Sailing cancels a class because of weather or safety concerns, we'll either reschedule the class or refund the students.

Release & Indemnification Agreement

Whenever sailing or learning with Island Sailing: all students, members and customers are required to review and agree to the release.... Read Release >

Operator Terms and Conditions  

Whenever sailing Island Sailing vessels: all students, members and customers operating a vessel are required to .... Read Operator Terms & Conditions >