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 013-07-06
North Star Flotilla, RI

Course: Sailing Skills & Seamanship
Start Date: Mon, 27 Feb 2017
End Date: Mon, 17 Apr 2017
Days: Monday and Thursday
Hours: 7:00 PM  –  9:30 PM
Duration: 8 Weeks
Lessons: 16
Location: Toll Gate High School
575 Centerville Rd
Building B- 2nd Floor
Warwick,  RI  02886
Contact: Nick Butziger
(401) 739-6028

Roz Butziger
(401) 390-2628
Course Cost: $105
Register By: Mon, 27 Feb 2017
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Comments: Class will qualify you for RI State Certificate

Posted: Sat, 01 Oct 2016

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