International Certificate of Competency ISPA - Coastal Skipper Advanced Sail - Course Details
The holder is certified as the skipper and navigator, to be responsible for the safety of his/her sailing vessel and crew for coastal passages within 50 miles of safe harbor, in coastal/tidal waters, where navigational and weather hazards exist, day or night with good visibility.
The next step for the Day Skipper who wants to bare boat charter sail in coastal tidal waters nationally or internationally.
Advanced Sailing Course includes
- Advanced sail trim
- Electronic navigation
- Advanced anchoring
- Heavy weather techniques
- Engine/boat system troubleshooting
- And More
ISPA Competent Crew Basic Sail, ISPA Day Skipper Intermediate Sail, ISPA Coastal Navigation
First Aid plus CPR Restricted Radio Operator Certificate (Marine) ROC(M).
Ashore Based Theory Portion
- ISPA Coastal Skipper Advanced Sail ashore theory portion
can be studied by self paced home study correspondence. Prepares students for afloat practical portion and adds to skipper safety and confidence on the sailboat in a coastal environment. Order text when registering for this course. (approx 20 hours of home study)
Text/Workbook - 42.50 plus shipping
- On the water component duration must be live-aboard in tidal waters, minimum 5 days including 4 night hours, 125 miles. Stand a rotational navigational watch for the duration of the component. Choose an afloat course date that is right for you. Obtain on the water competency in all of the Coastal Skipper performance objectives to earn your ISPA Coastal Skipper Advanced Sail Certification. Coastal Skipper afloat practical is usually combined with the Coastal Navigation
Afloat Practical Course Dates:
7 DAYS LIVE ABOARD WEST COAST - AFLOAT PRACTICAL COMPONENT
Can be taken any time after completing shore based component.
Advance Reservation and Deposit Required to Reserve Your Date and Order & Review Texts - Advance Study Required
For West Coast Cruises Max 5 Students Per Boat.
Airfare, Texts, Logbook, Applicable Taxes Not Included.
Courses Must Be Paid in Full Prior to Course Date.
Rates include cost of Sailboat, Instructor, Meals, Personal Floatation Device & Foul Weather Gear (if Required) and transportation from Airport to Marina & Vice Versa
Deadline to Register
Fall West Coast Cruise & Learn
in Nanaimo April 1, 2014
or until berths last whichever comes first.
Book now if you're planning to go to the coast
Complete the registration form at the register link above beside the course date you have chosen (prices included on form) and send along with payment/deposit to the address on the form.
Questions? Contact Paul Kantor
at 780-451-5174, 780 953-5174 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
For those who have obtained their Coastal Skipper Certifications by completing their certificate programs for Coastal Navigation
& Coastal Skipper
on our West Coast Cruise & Learns
the next step is Skipper Excursions
on Lake Wabamun & West Coast Flotillas
for skippers who want more on the water experience in coastal/tidal waters and want to charter for the first time and for those who just want to join us for the experience and the fun.