Humber Bay Sailing Centre

International Certificate of Competency (ICC)

Theory

Course fee: $395 + HST
Limit of 7 students per course

Offered Monday and Thursday, 18:30 - 21:30

This course will provide the theoretical knowledge required to safely and competently operate as skipper/captain with full understanding and application of: Nautical terminology, safety, vessel checkout, basic rope work, refueling, crew overboard procedures, capsizing, swamping, sinking, anchors and anchoring, running aground and the responsibilities of the crew, small powerboats and rigid inflatable boats, boat handling under power, sails and sail handling, basic meteorology, short passages including heavy weather, restricted visibility, and negotiating harbour entrances, compasses and magnetism, charts, chart work and basic navigation, tides and currents, buoyage, collision regulations, navigation lights, basic first aid and responsibilities of the skipper/captain. To complete the ICC process, an on-water Practical Evaluation (not included in this course fee) is also required.

To register, contact education@hbsailing.com