Small Boat Maneuvering Course

Small Boat Maneuvering Course

SPSS Sarasota

Sarasota Power & Sail Squadron in partnership with Freedom Boat Club has developed an on the water small boat maneuvering course. We put you behind the helm of a 20’ -23’ outboard and instruct you in the basic maneuvers-docking & undocking, pivot turns, close quarter boat handling, throttle control, engine control, planning, crossing wakes and anchoring. 2 1/2 hours of classroom to brush up on the regulations and review what maneuvers we will do on the water. 15-20 minutes on the only virtual boat maneuvering simulator in the state of Florida then 4 hours of on the water, hands on training. $125 member price, $175 non-member price.

Completion  certificate of a classroom course ( sorry no on-line course completion certificates are accepted for this course) of a  United States Power Squadron or United States Coast Guard Auxiliary safe boating course is required to take this course. Open to persons 21 years and older.

2017 Small Boat Maneuvering Course Schedules, by RSVP Only

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November 29, 2017

March 7, 2018

April 18, 2018

June 6, 2018

July 25, 2018

September 5, 2018

October 17, 2018

November 28, 2018