World Cruising Training
Based in the US or Canada and interested in offshore passage making?
Ocean Sailing Seminar: Annapolis MD, USA, March 16/17, 2019
Join the two day Ocean Sailing Seminar, supported by SAIL magazine, in Annapolis MD on March 16/17, 2019
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 16/17, 2019
Where: The Westin Hotel, Annapolis MD
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ARC Channel Islands Seminar
The ARC Channel Islands Seminar will cover areas important for completing a channel crossing as well as information for cruising around the Channel Islands and guidance on how to prepare your boat and crew for the rally and some reminders of best practice for safe sailing.
Saturday 18 May 2019, 10:00 to 16:30
Hamble School of Yachting, Mercury Yacht Harbour, Satchell Lane, Hamble SO31 4HQ
Cost: £30 per person (free to ARC Channel Islands participants)
Contact World Cruising Club for discount code.
ARC Bluewater Weekend 2019
The Bluewater Weekend, is for sailors who are aiming at going offshore cruising and want to know what to look for when choosing a bluewater cruising boat. For those in the boat search phase of their count-down to offshore cruising, the Bluewater Weekend will provide the knowledge to help make the right choice of boat, plan a refit, and manage the costs of cruising, as well as meeting and mingling with experienced bluewater cruisers to share knowledge and gain inspiration, all in a relaxed, friendly atmosphere.
Saturday 22 June and Sunday 23 June, 2019
Berthon Marina, Lymington, UK
Training Courses for Bluewater Cruisers
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.
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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