Welcome to MIACF Hands On Boating Skills Training

3 HOUR ON-WATER CLASSES FOR POWERBOATERS OCTOBER 13 & 14

DOCKING & CLOSE QUARTERS BOAT HANDLING - Single Outboard

If you'd like to significantly improve your close quarters maneuvering skills and increase your confidence in docking situations, this three-hour, hands on class is just what the doctor ordered. Participants in this highly acclaimed class will learn essential boat control skills including:

· Maneuvering close to piers, pilings and other boats with confidence

· Techniques for managing momentum and side slip in sharp turns

· Backing down narrow channels in a straight line

· Turning 180 degrees in tight spaces

· Docking bow first in a slip

· Docking stern first in a slip 

· Docking alongside a pier (fuel dock)

POWERBOATING MADE EASY - CAPABLE, CONFIDENT, SAFE! - Single Outboard

Participants in this popular 3 hour class will take the helm to learn the skills every skipper needs to handle a boat confidently during a day on the water with family and friends. The class includes:

· Basic Docking and close quarters boat control techniques

· Backing down and turning around in tight spaces

· Open water boat handling and determining right of way

· Using tilt/trim features to balance the boat while underway 

· How to take wakes and waves safely

· Basic rules of the Road and operating requirements

· Anchoring and rafting up with other boats


 These classes are ideal for newcomers who want to improve their skills and confidence under the guidance of a professional captain and crew members who want to take a more active role in boat operations.   

Learn On the Beautiful St. Johns River

3 HOUR ON-WATER CLASSES FOR POWERBOATERS

Class Dates: October 13 & 14, 2018


Boating Skills Training Classes for Adults & Junior Skippers 10 and older accompanied by parent or guardian

 

Each class will be held at 9AM and 1PM (a cookout lunch will be provided at Noon)

  

• Powerboating Made Easy - $149

• Basic Docking & Close Quarters  Boat Handling Skills - $149

MIACF Hands On Boating Skills Training At

Boat Tree Marina, 4370 Carraway Place, Sanford, FL 32771

(386) 943-8383

On The Water Hands On Skills Classes

Reading a book and passing the boating safety test is a good thing. It's highly recommended. HOST (hands on skills training) is an important step. We'll put you on the water behind the wheel with a licensed trainer to help you develop or hone your boat handling skills. Highly recommended for new boaters or those that want to take their abilities to the next level.

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MIACF Hands On Boating Skills Training

1742 S. Woodland Blvd. #604, DeLand, FL 32720, US

(386) 943-8383