Seminars & Trainings

2022 Safety for Cruising Couples with Captain Bob Arrington

We both attended on Saturday, October 1, 2022 from 9AM – 2PM during Trawler Fest (Baltimore, MD).

Popular program originally developed by the Cruising Club of America (CCA), helps couples work better together during challenging situations. Learn confidence building skills, specifically geared towards how to prepare for onboard emergencies.

Course covered the most important skills you would need if you had to over command of the boat. This kind of training is like insurance for emergencies – you hope you won’t need it, but you will be glad you have it. The course covered a range of essential boating safety practices, with particular emphasis on completing a safe voyage as a couple.

Safety for Cruising Couples Topics Include:
• Importance of Teamwork & Confidence Building
• Dealing with Emergencies
• Person Overboard & Recovery Skills
• Basic Boat Skills Necessary to Know in an Emergency
• Know Before You Go: GPS, VHF, Using Charts & Chart Plotters
• Navigation & Safety Equipment
• Getting Help DSC Distress Communications
• Preparing Yourself & Your Boat
• Additional Resources & Checklists

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