Basic Sailing Course

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Basic Sailing Course

This badge represents successful completion of the Basic Sailing Course.

Description of skills

The holder of this badge has successfully completed our Basic Sailing Course and/or has demonstrated proficiency in the following skills:

    • Rig a sloop-rigged sailboat
    • Assist in departing from and arriving at a dock under power
    • 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

what does this badge allow me to do?

HOW DO I GET THIS BADGE?

courses

Complete our Basic Sailing Course.

equivalency

The Basic Sailing Course Badge may be granted to members who have applicable experience and can demonstrate proficiency in the relevant skills.  To connect with an equivalency coordinator at your branch, contact .

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