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 013-10-10
Seaport Flotilla, MA

Course: Sailing Skills & Seamanship
Start Date: Wed, 20 Sep 2017
End Date: Wed, 08 Nov 2017
Hours: 7:00 PM  –  9:00 PM
Duration: 8 Weeks
Location: Worcester State University
486 Chandler St
Worcester,  MA  01602
Contact: Jim Barbato
(978) 257-6645
(508) 754-7918
Course Cost: $35.00

Posted: Tue, 27 Jun 2017

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