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NauticEd Skippers sailing Course

By: Viggo P Hansen, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus,
California State University, San Diego, CA

with USCG Captain Terry Willis and USCG Captain Grant Headifen,

Topics covered in the online NauticEd Skipper Course
  • Weather and Sea Conditions
  • Electrical Systems
  • Auxiliary Power
  • Rigging: Standing and Running
  • Rules of the Road
  • Slip Departure and Return
  • Sailing
  • Communications & Navigation
  • Anchoring and Mooring
  • Coping with Emergencies

  • NauticEd guarantees both your satisfaction AND Lifetime access to any sailing course you buy through us

    More about this online Skipper Sailing Course
  • View Skipper Course excerpts
  • Available immediately online and as a downloadable PDF
  • Extensive and essential knowledge for sailing at the beginner / intermediate levels

  • This Sailing Course takes approximately 20 hours of total time to complete
  • Take as long as you need to complete
  • Return as many times as you like to review
  • You may take the tests anytime and as many times as you like online via browser or offline via our iPad/iPhone testing app. See our sailing apps page
  • Adds the Skipper Course Endorsement to your Sailing Certificate
  • Spanish version coming soon - like us on Facebook to learn when

  • This is an online course and test viewable in your browser window. You will also be able to download a PDF version to print or view on your iPad or tablet.

    NauticEd Skippers Sailing Course
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