This introduction gives an overview to some of the main components covered in the Basic Boating Syllabus.
After an introductory of safety equipment we will head to the boat to familiarize yourself with the controls and operation. Some confined space turning, docking and slow speed maneuvers will give insight into confident boating.
There are no defined evaluation components for this standard. Sessions will typically end with a conversation with participants about what was learned and next steps
Program format: 2 hour boating
Instructor: Oleg Nakarikov, Sail Canada Certified Instructor, RYA Yachtmaster Ocean.
School Boat: Hunter 33
Locations: Lake Simcoe.
The lesson could be presented in 2 languages: in English according to the terminology and rules of sailing and in Russian with a detailed explanation