Our January series of online webinars was a great SUCCESSS! We are excited to announce another new series of online seminars for February 2021 presented free of cost to our...Read More
UPCOMING TRAINING CLASSES
This course on sailing is appropriate for novices to experts, as it covers boat design and sail theory, as well as the basics of using the wind to move a vessel across the water.
Date : Thursdays, starting February 11, 6pm-9pm
Place : ZOOM
Cost : $50 members/ $75 non members
UPCOMING TRAINING SEMINARS
To register, go to SDSPS.org or follow the link below. The valuable one hour web seminars are presented live and free to members and public during Covid! Please be sure to check your connection approx. 10 minutes before the time.
February 3, 2021, 1800 hours
How to Use a Chart
Introduction to nautical charts. This seminar will also be very helpful for those who are learning to use a chart plotter/ GPS, as the same information is displayed.
February 10, 2021, 1800 hours
Basic Weather and Forecasting
This seminar will present the basic concepts of understanding weather and understanding changing conditions once you are underway.
February 17, 2021, 1800 hours
This seminar will focus on how to use a compass to help you be a safer boater, the conditions that can interfere with your compass and how to compensate.
February 24, 2021, 1800 hours
This seminar takes a look at the various emergency situations you are likely to encounter on a boat and how to address each of them.