Winter Program

Work Parties, Shore-Based Training & Certification

YOUTH – Thursday evenings and alternate Saturdays
The Bytown Brigantine Winter Program invites crew and trainees to work on their logbooks, help with ship maintenance and participate in training and certification programs.  Earn volunteer hours and prepare for 2019 amazing voyages!

 

March Break Camp
March 11 – 15, 2019
DETAILS TO COME LATER IN THE YEAR

Camp usually includes some swimming, fun outings to Tag Zone or rock climbing, shop work, log book learning and sleepover. It always sells out fast so keep your eyes peeled and register early.

 

Duke of Edinburgh Award

We also encourage all trainees and crew ages 14-24 to register for the Duke of Edinburgh Award right away and count their winter volunteer hours and skills learning toward the Bronze Award before the end of the summer. We will help you meet the requirements to earn this prestigious award.

Download the BBI / Duke of Edinburgh handout
Register for the Duke of Edinburgh Award

 

ADULTS
We have a winter program just for you. Please scroll down for more information.

 

Work Parties

Integral to ship maintenance and program development, work parties allow crew, trainees & volunteers to work on logbook items and count volunteer hours.

Training

BBI in-house training welcomes crew and senior trainees who are looking for various certifications recommended or required to work aboard our Tall Ships.

Social Events

Welcoming people to the office for the pancake breakfast,¬†shaking off the cobwebs on a preseason sail, a night out at the movies all fall into this “fun” category.

23rd Annual Bytown Brigantine Banquet

Delicious lunch, awards, recognition, prizes and silent auction or raffle in support of the Captain and Mrs T.G. Fuller bursary fund. Don’t miss this opportunity to re-unite with your friends, fellow trainees and crew.

Sunday October 14th, arrive at 1200, lunch is served at 1300 with awards and celebration to follow

StartEndLeavingArrivingAgesFee 
Sun Oct 14Sun Oct 14Britannia Yacht Club+Currently unavailable
TRAINEE - YOUTH - CREW Ticket
Sun Oct 14Sun Oct 14Britannia Yacht Club12+Currently unavailable
ADULT - SUPPORTER - FRIEND Ticket