Passage Making Training and Delivery Opportunities
Tortola, British Virgin Islands- Bermuda- Newport, Rhode Island
Yacht: Hanse 548
Itinerary: Newport, RI- Bermuda- Tortola BVI
Leg 1: October 28- November 2, 2019; Tuition: $2,295pp*
Leg 2: November 3- 9, 2019, Tuition: $2,295pp*
Full trip available for $3095
Yacht: Hanse 548
Itinerary: Tortola BVI- Bermuda- Newport, RI
Leg 1: May 2020; departure date TBA*
Leg 2: May 2020; departure date TBA*
Discounted tuition available for those registering for both legs.
*Finish date is always estimated for our delivery courses and is dependent on wind and weather conditions. We recommend that crew arranging airfare purchase tickets that can be changed without penalty.
- Coastal Navigation (ASA 105)
- Coastal Passage Making/Advanced Coastal Cruising (ASA 106)
- VHF certification
- International Proficiency Certificate (IPC)
- Offshore Passage Making (ASA 108)
- Celestial Endorsement (ASA 117)
Coastal Navigation (105): $250 (includes text, materials and exam fee)
Coastal Passage Making (106): $50 (includes text and exam fee)
Offshore Passage Making (108) $75 (includes texts and exam fee)
VHF/Marine Communications certification $125
International Proficiency Certificate (IPC): $35*
*Please note the IPC is an add on for those who have hold the minimum of Bareboat Cruising certification or higher.
If certifying: Basic Keelboat (101), Basic Cruising (103), Bareboat Cruising (104)
Non-certification: Must have experience (or certifications) equivalent to Bareboat Cruising with some charter experience.
Corresponding and/or Recommended Texts:
Celestial Navigation in a Nutshell
Coastal Navigation- Published by the American Sailing Association
The International Marine Book of Sailing William H Robinson
VHF/Marine Communications certification manual
2019 Nautical Almanac
Latitude and Longitude from the Noon Sun John Karl
Preparation for an offshore passage
Nighttime man overboards
For a more detailed curriculum please inquire about the following training tracks:
Contact us to inquiry about the course.