yach delivery boating lessons

Delivery

  

Captain Rick and his network of marine professionals have delivered hundreds of yachts over tens of thousands of miles safely, and without incident.  Along with operating private yachts, Rick's extensive experience includes operating commercial, research, tow, sail, and tour boats.  References from many satisfied companies, brokers and owners are available. 

Commercial or Private Delivery

Power or Sail

Combination Delivery and Operator Instruction

Charters

Trouble Shooting

Sea Trials

Local Knowledge Pilot

Boat Show Placement

Tour Guide

Trips or Parties

Yacht Security

U.S. Coast Guard 100 Ton Licensed Master

Sail & Towing Endorsement

Marine Radio Operators License

C.P.R. & First Aid Certified

Certified Firefighter

P.A.D.I. Certified Dive Master

Non Smoker / Documented Drug Free History

Lessons

  

The personalized on water instruction, on your boat, gives you the kind of hands on learning you didn't get in the state mandated course.  This allows you to learn the strengths and weaknesses specific to your vessel so you can operate it to its fullest potential, with minimum effort and maximum enjoyment.  Individual, couples, or family instruction, on your boat or ours.  Tell us what you feel would give you the level of comfort you need and we will . 

References from many satisfied owners are available.


Sail or power

Single or twin engines

Docking

Tying off 

Refueling

High wind techniques

Working tides and currents

Anchoring

Navigation

Electronics

Charts & plotting

Rules of the road

Outfitting

Restricted visibility

Emergencies

Distress signals

Night Operation

Knots


Sailing techniques:

Tacking

Spinnakers

Jibing

Heaving to

Crew Teamwork

Preparing for the cruising lifestyle

Safety Classes:

Safety underway

Kids safety class

Person overboard drills

Emergency operations for spouses & kids

Radio calls

CALL CAPTAIN RICK (860) 608-1007

  

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