NOTES FOR INTERMEDIATE LIVE ABOARD COURSES
These are a set of generic notes for Intermediate Courses. some of the details eg. start day and time in the Welcome letter may be modified for your course. We will send out information specifically for your course when it is confirmed.
Welcome to your Intermediate course. This course follows on from the Basic course and is recommended for Chartering or boat ownership.
If you plan to charter in Europe you may need an ICC. (See ICC page) the practical portion of the ICC is included in Intermediate courses but to obtain the ICC you will also need to take the ICC exam which is not included.
Its a good idea to make sure you have the prerequisites completed as early as possible.
these are Sail Canada Basic Cruising +
Pleasure Craft Operators Card
VHF Marine Radio Operators Certificate (ROC(M))
and Sail Canada Basic Coastal Navigation (or Coastal Navigation).
+ If you are an experienced Keelboat Sailor it is possible to write the Basic exam beforehand and Challenge the Basic Afloat skills during an Intermediate Course.
- Example of a Welcome letter
- Intermediate Standard
- Notes for Intermediate Cruising Ashore Knowledge -will be provided to registered students
- Cross reference Intermediate Cruising Afloat Skills to US Bareboat Cruising Textbook
- Navigation Notes
- Live aboard Meals
- Packing list
- Medical, Contact information and Waiver
- Student Physical requirements