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 013-05-02
Charles River Flotilla, MA

Course: Sailing Skills & Seamanship
Start Date: Tue, 09 Jan 2018
End Date: Tue, 30 Jan 2018
Days: 1
Hours: 7:00 PM  –  9:00 PM
Duration: 4
Lessons: 1
Location: Burlingtom Recreation Department
61 Center St
Burlington`,  MA  01803
Contact: Burlington Recreation Department
(781) 270-1695

Larry Nobrega
(781) 273-1493
Course Cost: $8 + $39 Matls
Register By: Tue, 10 Jan 2017
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Posted: Thu, 11 Jan 2018

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