Public Education Course Flyer: Sailing Skills & Seamanship

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Sailing Skills and Seamanship is a comprehensive course that will prepare a sailor with the basic information needed to operate sailboats under a variety of conditions. The course book has been fully updated and the course is NASBLA approved.

Topics include: What is a sailboat; how a boat sails; sailboat maneuvering; legal requirements; aids to navigation; rigging; handling; tuning and heavy weather; navigation rules; marlinspike seamanship; sailboat engines; trailering; weather; radiotelephone; inland waterways, locks, and dams; and piloting.

Many insurance companies will offer discounts on boat insurance to individuals who successfully complete this course and can present their course-completion certificates.

Presented by Flotilla 054-24-09
Bowie/davidsonville, MD

Course: Sailing Skills & Seamanship
Start Date: Wed, 03 Sep 2014
End Date: Mon, 06 Oct 2014
Days: Monday, Wednesday, Friday
Hours: 6:45 AM  –  9:30 PM
Duration: 14 Sessions
Lessons: 14
Location: Eastport Yacht Club
317 First Street
Annapolis,  MD  21403
Contact: Thornell Jones
tjauxd5@gmail.com
(301) 332-1864
Course Cost: $80
Register By: Fri, 29 Aug 2014

Posted: Wed, 06 Aug 2014

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