Basic Crewing/Sailing Course   - Seattle - 2019

Sailing Course

Basic Crewing/Sailing Course

Basic Crewing/Sailing Course - Seattle

LET'S GO SAILING! Completion of course puts you on the crew list for FREE Mountaineers sails! Course Objectives: * Rig a sloop-rigged sailboat. * Assist in departing from and arriving at a dock under power. * Have a basic understanding of sail trim and sailboat maneuvering. * Understand basic personal gear requirements and safety practices for sailing under conditions which may be encountered during Mountaineers sails. * Be able to function as a crew member during a sail. * Have a basic understanding of charts and navigation aids. Course graduation requirements: * Attendance at all four classroom sessions; Friday, April 5, and Tuesdays April  9, 23, and 30, 6:30-9:30 pm at the Seattle Mountaineers Program Center. * Attendance at one On-the-Dock/ First Training Sail session during the week of April 16. There will be many to choose from. * Attendance at two experience sails - in May and June dates to be determined after course starts. SIGN UP NOW!!

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Course Requirements
Course Activity Date Availability Leader
Lecture and Workshop
Seattle Program Center
Tue, Mar 31, 2020
Registration closes Mar 29
55 participants
13 instructors
Seattle Program Center
Tue, Apr 7, 2020
Registration closes Apr 6
55 participants
13 instructors
Seattle Program Center
Tue, Apr 21, 2020
Registration closes Apr 20
55 participants
13 instructors
Seattle Program Center
Tue, Apr 28, 2020
Registration closes Apr 27
55 participants
13 instructors
Roster
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