This evaluation is conducted as a “challenge” wherein you, the experienced sailor, demonstrate your sailing abilities to the instructor and are evaluated against the ICC requirements.
The skills involved include successfully demonstrating the following:
preparation for sea and mechanical checklist
departing from the dock – springing off
securing to a buoy and anchoring
knot tying – bowline, clove hitch & reef knot
crew overboard procedures – triangle/figure 8 method or quick stop method or broad reach/close reach method
360 degree turn
alongside skills - communication
use of lines and fenders
boat handling under sail – tacking, gybing, heaving to
boat handling under power – correct use of speed and control while manoeuvering
vessel handling (general) – communication
knowledge of the buoyage system and COLREGS.
To register, contact email@example.com