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 013-02-01
Casco Bay, ME

Course: Sailing Skills & Seamanship
Start Date: Wed, 01 Feb 2017
End Date: Wed, 31 May 2017
Hours: 7:00 PM  –  9:00 PM
Duration: 16 Weeks
Location: Southern Maine Community College
2 Fort Road
S. Portland,  ME  04106
Contact: Everett L. Henry Ii
(207) 934-2326

Marti Cox
(207) 741-5862
Course Cost: $90.00
Website: Click for additional information.
Register: Click to visit registration site
Comments: Will except students up through third night of class

Posted: Fri, 16 Dec 2016

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