SKIPPER SMALL BOAT RANK
$450 per person
Our cruising class opens up a new sailing opportunity. Taught over the course of two days, you will be able to cruise safely in coastal waters as both skipper and crew on an auxiliary powered sailboat of 30-35 feet in length. Areas of instruction include advanced sail trim; intermediate boat handling at buoys, docks and slips; anchors and anchoring; small craft warnings and heavy weather sailing; reefing; fog conditions; crew coordination; gasoline outboard and diesel inboard engine operation; fuels & refueling procedures; boat systems; operation of tiller and wheel; compass and chart reading; VHF operation; emergency procedures, flare usage and hypothermia treatment.