Tigertail Lake Recreational Center is well known for its watersports and recreational activities, and for good reason! Tigertail boasts some of the most experienced and professional instructors for these watersports in all of South Florida. Through the Broward College Continuing Education Program, a student can get professional instruction - and even certification - in a variety of courses, including SCUBA, sailing, and even windsurfing.
Tigertail Lake Recreational Center’s SCUBA program is a full PADI-certified course. After taking the course, which is taught by a PADI-certified instructor, the student will have acquired their official PADI open-water certification. PADI certification is recognized around the world and sets the standard in safety and education for this incredibly exciting sport. If you've ever dreamed about exploring our oceans and witnessing the wonders hidden among our reefs, take advantage of this Continuing Education course today. South Florida is considered one of the world's premier destinations for SCUBA diving, and it's right in your back yard!
More information about learning to dive at Tigertail Lake Recreational Center is available by calling Jon Groover at 954-201-4503.
Our sailing program is fun and exciting for everyone from the absolute beginner to the grizzled sea-dog. No previous experience is necessary to learn this amazing sport. Tigertail Lake Recreational Center has some of the most experienced sailing staff on the water, ready to help you take your sailing adventure to the next level.
Tigertail Lake has a fleet of small sailing watercraft, from JY-15 and Hobie Catamarans for the high-speed sailors to American 18 for the cruiser, all ready to sail on our 5-acre lake.
The sailing instructors at Tigertail Lake are fully certified and have decades of experience teaching (and sailing!), so rest assured that every student will learn at their own pace. Continuing Education classes provide a great classroom environment, and private lessons are available for those that want a more personally tailored experience.
Wind conditions may vary from day to day, so be sure to contact us at 954-201-4500 for more information about the day's wind and sailing conditions.
Windsurfing looks tough but it’s actually a great workout and amazing fun. Tigertail Lake Recreational Center boasts some of the most experienced windsurfing instructors in South Florida, and we'll teach you everything you need to know to get up and running quickly.
From technical aspects such as board types and rigging your sail, to figuring out how to best take advantage of any wind conditions or wave conditions, the Tigertail Lake Recreational Center sailing program will provide the instruction you need to master the art of sailing.
But wait, there's more!
Tigertail Lake Recreational Center has many Continuing Education classes available and is always adding more. Lifeguarding, Water Safety Instruction, First Aid/CPR, Sailboat Racing, and much more are coming soon. Stay up to date with Tigertail Lake Recreational Center and everything we offer by following us on Twitter or Facebook!