Sailing: All About Sailboats

Clatsop Community College, Sailing: All About Sailboats
Event Description: 

In this interactive seminar, we pull back the curtain and learn the common names for the parts of a sailboat, rigging, as well as the common terms used to communicate aboard a sailing vessel. Upon completion of this course, students will be able to identify the parts of the boat and rigging as well as basic commands.

Keel, Hull, Jib, Boom. What? Sailboats have their own vocabulary and nomenclature that can mystify persons new to sailing. In this interactive seminar, we pull back the curtain and learn the common names for the parts of a sailboat, rigging, as well as the common terms used to communicate aboard a sailing vessel. Upon completion of this course, students will be able to identify the parts of the boat and rigging as well as basic commands. Students will gain the general knowledge necessary to pass the standard NauticEd quiz. This course is taught by a USCG Licensed Master Mariner Certified Sailing Instructor.

Pre-registration required
Price: 
$25
When is the event?: 
Wednesday, October 16, 2019 - 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Where is the event?

Clatsop Community College (See address and directions on the rightbelow)