Enjoy the live aboard experience and offshore sailing while earning your US Sailing Bareboat Cruising Certification. This course is for students seeking adventure and fun in the context of a demanding live aboard sail training adventure. Students will participate in all aspects of an offshore cruise including provisioning, meal preparation, watch standing, steering, sail handling and clean-up. This course gives students the hands-on experience necessary for building offshore confidence.
Students wll be directly involved in route planning. The objective of any route is to challenge and instrcut without taking unnecessary risks. Routes and destinations may change due to weather/safety and seamanship reasons.
This course is run concurrently with Leg 1 of California Cruising - Newport Beach to Santa Barbara Harbor.