Training Information & Schools
BoatClass.com: BoatClass.com provides boating safety courses to meet Boater Safety Certification Requirements! These classes will, in addition to teaching the particulars of handling a PWC, also be beneficial for any boater wishing to learn more about the rules of the road, reading buoys, boat handling, and other boating safety related topics. This course will also teach you basic boating skills.
Coastal NAVIGATION: This is an advanced online course on Coastal Navigation, providing you with the 'conditio sine qua non' of off shore sailing. Yet, nowadays most sailors tend to rely on modern equipment like differential GPS or Radar to navigate them through hazardous waters. Not only is such reliance unwanted and possibly dangerous, also the act of navigating by yourself is actually a lot of fun.
Learn to Sail! with Multimedia: Learn to Sail is an interactive sailing training program on CD ROM. Developed and published by Little Pines Multimedia, it is chock full of music, narration, animations and video clips demonstrating all aspects of sailing, such as wind theory, the points of sail, how to predict the weather, read charts, use a compass and tie nautical knots.
Martin's Sailing School: "The Wind will set you free" Located in beautiful Folsom Lake, Martin's Sailing School offers a unique program designed to maximize your "hands on" instruction with unlimited time to practice and refine your sailing skills.
MUMBLES SAILING SCHOOL: Royal Yachting Association Keelboat Certificate Courses Levels One, Two & Three are offered. Mumbles Sailing School is recognised by the Royal Yachting Association.
School of Ocean Sailing: Since 1975 the School of Ocean Sailing offers sailing courses in Ocean Sailing and Coastal Navigation, Ocean Sailing and Celestial Navigation , Ocean Sailing and Coastal Navigation with one overnight sail, or Offshore Passage Making.
The Mariner Sailing School: Learn how to sail on large or small boats, by yourself or with friends, it is just twenty minutes from downtown Washington D.C. you can be sailing the Potomac!
THE ART OF SAILING: Here you will find a delightful website just for the beginner sailor. The Website includes Kids Stuff, Basic Seamanship, Knots, Communications and much much more.
U. S. C. G. Licensing Web Page: Our goal is to provide you with nothing less than the Coast Guard's Premier Licensing Webpage. We have worked hard to ensure that this page contains valuable information and forms that you can read on-line or download. Learn about U. S. Coast Guard Licensing and how to obtain a license or Merchant Mariner's Document.