World Cruising Training
Hamble School of Yachting offer rally participants exclusive training dates and discounted prices for the ISAF Offshore Safety course, RYA Sea Survival and RYA First Aid courses. These are highly recommended for any skippers and crew going offshore, and especially for anyone participating in or considering the ARC, ARC Portugal and World ARC.
Training Courses for Bluewater Cruisers
The three day Ocean Cruising Seminar will take place from 1.15pm on Friday through to 3pm on Sunday. It covers in depth, a variety of subjects associated with the planning and preparation required for an Atlantic Circuit or round the world voyage. Lecturers have been chosen for their wealth of knowledge in their specialist fields. Special emphasis will be on the ARC and World ARC and what to expect in terms of weather and equipment issues. A number of the lecturers have sailed in the rallies and will draw on their experience from their participation in the event.
Ocean Cruising Seminar: Guildford, UK: 6-8 March 2015
Ocean Cruising Seminar
When: 6-8 March, 2015
Where: Holiday Inn, Guildford, UK
Based in the US or Canada and interested in offshore passage making?
Ocean Sailing Seminar: Annapolis MD, USA, March 21-22, 2015
Join the two day Ocean Sailing Seminar, supported by SAIL magazine, in Annapolis MD on March 21-22, 2015
The full program covers all aspects of preparing to go ocean sailing, and is lead by experts, industry professionals and experienced cruisers.
We've organised a complete package of accommodation and meals at a quality hotel, so you can relax, talk to fellow participants and get the most out of the weekend.
Ocean Sailing Seminar
When: March 21-22, 2014
Where: O'Callaghan Hotel, Annapolis MD
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ARC DelMarVa Offshore Seminar 2015
Join Andy Schell and other industry experts to learn about sailing ARC DelMarVa route, planning and navigation for offshore.
- Fuel Capacity & Planning
- Safety Equipment Offshore
- Watchkeeping Rotations
- Night Sailing
- Weather Patterns & Forecasting
Saturday April 25th, 9am - 5pm, Annapolis, MD
Free for ARC DelMarVa participants.
$95 per person for others.
Ocean Sailing Forum: Southampton, 12 September 2015
Join this popular two hour panel discussion to find out about preparing for an offshore passage or Atlantic crossing. Panelists include industry experts and experienced cruisers to bring you a range of opinion and experience.
Ocean Sailing Forum
When: 10:00 12:00 Saturday 12 September
Where: Harbour Lights Picturehouse, Ocean Village, Southampton
Tickets only £15 per person, and includes free Southampton Boat Show ticket and copy of Yachting World magazine.
Ocean Sailing Forum: Annapolis MD - October 10, 2015
Learn from the Cruising Experts at the Ocean Sailing Forum Saturday October 10, 2015. Representatives from World Cruising Club and SAIL will join with a panel of experts to discuss the preparation required for ocean sailing, with special emphasis on the Caribbean 1500 and what to expect in terms of weather and equipment issues
Saturday October 10, 2015 from 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM EDT
O'Callaghan Annapolis Hotel
174 West Street, Annapolis, MD 21041
Cost: $20 , includes breakfast, a US Sailboat Show entry ticket, and a copy of SAIL magazine
What is it like to do a sea survival course
Sea Safety TrainingWe joined Hamble School of Yachting for three days of training, covering the RYA/ISAF Offshore Safety, RYA Sea Survival and RYA
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