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Catamaran Instruction

Luxury sailing at its best.  Designed for sailors with prior monohull experience, learn to short-hand dock, sail, and handle a multihull in tidal waters.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Topics covered include:

  • Responsibilities of a Bareboat Skipper
  • Crew safety checks
  • Hull and rig checks
  • Machinery and systems checks
  • Fuel and water capacity and range
  • Line Handling, Docking & Boat Handling Under Power
  • Points of Sail & Sail Handling
  • Vessel handling in confined quarters
  • Man Overboard & Safety/Emergency Procedures
  • Knots & Seamanship
  • Boat and Engine Maintenance
  • Tides, Currents, & Navigation
  • Weather Patterns

 

Pre-Requisites: For students seeking certification for Bareboat Skipper – Catamaran, a minimum International Crew or equivalent with prior monohull sailing experience is required.   Catamaran Endorsements require the student to hold the equivalent monohull certification.

Certifications:

  • International Crew: $200
  • Bareboat Skipper w/ ICC – Catamaran: $350
  • Catamaran Endorsement: $200
  • VHF: $50 required for ICC (International Certificate of Competency)

Qualifications to Bareboat Charter: Minimum of 3 weeks sailing experience on a  similar vessel and in tidal waters, and the completion of the Coastal Navigation course.

CUSTOMIZED  CRUISE & LEARN COURSE ON A CATAMARAN   – CONTACT US TO PLAN THIS GREAT SAILING EXPERIENCE

Please contact info@nanaimoyachtcharters.com for details

 

Nanaimo Yacht Charters & Sailing School Ltd
1690 Stewart Ave Nanaimo BC BC Canada V9S 4E1
1-250-754-8601 / 1-877-754-8601 Start Price 1000 CAD
Nanaimo Yacht Charters & Sailing School Ltd
1690 Stewart Ave Nanaimo BC BC Canada V9S 4E1
1-250-754-8601 / 1-877-754-8601 info@nanaimoyachtcharters.com

Nanaimo Yacht Charters & Sailing School Ltd.
1690 Stewart Ave Nanaimo BC, Canada V9S 4E1
Email: info@nanaimoyachtcharters.com

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Setting Sail in 2022

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