New England Sailing School- Cruising and Passage Making Courses
Coastal Passage Making- Sailing from Rhode Island
Certification: Coastal Passage Making
Prerequisites: Basic Keelboat, Basic Cruising, Bareboat Cruising, Coastal Navigation
This course is a 6 day/5 night course.
CPM challenges those students who have taken Basic Keelboat, Basic Cruising, Bareboat Cruising, CoNav or have the equivalent qualifications. Everything you learned from the aforementioned courses is put to use along with new skills you master through this course. Some of these skills include night time approaches to anchorages, night time man overboards, full on navigation, lights at night, standing watches and all of the safety items one must know when sailing out of sight of land. Along with your ongoing studies we will visit Block Island, Cutttyhunk, Martha's Vineyard and more.
2013 Course Dates:
September 16-21, 2013
The group tuition rate is $2,195 per person (maximum 4 students). Tuition includes the Coastal Passage Making text, night of arrival sleep aboard, provisioning for 5 days (5 breakfasts; 4 lunches; 2 dinners; snacks and starter kit); USSA Coastal Passage Making/ ASA Advanced Coastal Cruising (106) certification fee. Not included in the tuition are drinking water and other beverages, ice, dinners ashore, instructor's gratuity.
A minimum deposit of 50% of total package is due at the time of the booking. Balance is due 60 days prior to the course start date.
The Coastal Navigation course prerequisite is offered in conjunction with this course. Tuition is discounted from $295 to $250 when taken in combination with CPM.
All cancellations must be received in writing. A $200 per person processing fee is charged on all cancellations. No refunds or transfers allowed for defaults, and cancellations less than 60 days prior to start date of the course.