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post #5 of Old 01-23-2007 Thread Starter
Saasaan
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Well the Coast Guard here in San Diego offers free classes and I believe the book they use is – Boating Skills and Seamanship – United States Coast Guard Auxiliary – As taught to 3.5 million boaters. I just bought it for $25 it’s a nice text book and looks like it covers Boating skills & Seamanship and Boating Skills & Seamanship II


Boating Skills & Seamanship: Core (NASBLA Certified- 8 wks)
DATE TOPIC
10 JAN WHICH BOAT IS FOR YOU?
17 JAN EQUIPMENT FOR YOUR BOAT
24 JAN TRAILERING YOUR BOAT
31 JAN HANDLING YOUR BOAT
07 FEB THE RULES YOU MUST FOLLOW
14 FEB YOUR HIGHWAY SIGNS
21 FEB THE REST OF OUR STORY
28 FEB REVIEW & Examination


Boating Skills & Seamanship II: Not Certificated - 5 wks
DATE TOPIC
14 MAR INTRODUCTION TO NAVIGATION
21 MAR POWERING YOUR BOAT
28 MAR LINES & KNOTS FOR YOUR BOAT
04 APR WEATHER AND BOATING
11 APR YOUR BOAT'S RADIO
18 APR REVIEW & Examination
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