United States Coast Guard Auxiliary - Department Of Homeland Security  
Home Visitor's Home Page Member's Home Page Privacy Policy Disclaimer Contact Us
Today's Date

 

Sailing Skills and Seamanship

Schedule

Image of Coast Guard Cutter Eagle

For course starting 7 February 2018 - Revision #0

Southern Maine Community College 

 Click Here and it will bring up a map of the SMCC Campus.

If you Right Click Here and choose "Save target as" it will download a printable copy of this schedule in Adobe PDF format to your computer. 

Students of our Public Education Courses are encouraged to give us feed back on courses that they  are taking.   Your feed back will help us to better improve our courses and let our instructors know if they are getting their message of safe boating across to you.  Click Here to go the feed back form page.

Date

Class Chairman

Chapter. # - Title

Instructor  /  Proctor 1  /  Proctor 2

Location

2/7/2018

L. Courtois

Registration and Orientation

E. Henry / W. Pillsbury/ S. Gelder / B. Morabito

SMCC

2/14/2018

L. Courtois

1. About Sailboats W. Pillsbury / J. Byrne / B. Morabito

SMCC

2/21/2018

L. Courtois

5. Equipment For Your Boat J. Byrne  / B. Thompson

SMCC

2/28/201

L. Courtois

6. Trailering Your Sailboat B. Thompson / E. Henry

SMCC

3/7/2018

L. Courtois

2. Basic Sailboat Maneuvering

3. How A Boat Sails

S. Gelder / D. Morelli / B. Morabito

SMCC

3/14/2018

L. Courtois

7. Your "Highway" Signs E. Henry / S, Gelder

SMCC

3/21/2018

L. Courtois

8. The Rule Of The Nautical Road D. Morelli / S. Shane

SMCC

3/28/2018

L. Courtois

10. Sailing Safety

  S. Shane / B. Manter  

SMCC

4/4/2018

L. Courtois

12. Introduction To Navigation

  B. Manter  / W. Pillsbury

SMCC

4/11/2018

L. Courtois

13. Engines For Sailboat

W. Pillsbury /  R. Robichaud / B. Morabito

SMCC

4/18/2018

L. Courtois

14. Lines & Knots For Your Boa  

R. Robichaud / J. Bosselli 

SMCC

4/25/2018

L. Courtois

15. Weather And Sailing

J. Bosselli  /  J. Hume

SMCC

5/2/2018

L. Courtois

16. Your Boat's Radio

R. Robichaud /  J. Hume

SMCC

5/9/2018

L. Courtois

4. Rigging And Boat Handling

Start 11. More On Sail Trim and Boat Handling

B. Manter / B. Morabito

SMCC

5/16/2018

L. Courtois

Continue Chapter 11. More On Sail Trim and Boat Handling

B. Manter / B. Morabito

SMCC

5/23/2018

E. Henry,  L. Courtois

Final Test

J. Byrne / All Instructor and Aids to help with test

SMCC

5/30/2018 E. Henry

Make Up Test

Southern Maine Community College

SMCC

This schedule is subject to change without notice.  

 

If the college is closed, due to weather or other circumstances, everything will be backed up one week. See note below on College Closing.

 

Please Note:  

Chapter 9 is an optional chapter that  will not be presented in class.  You should study that chapter on you own.  

                                 Contact Information

Classroom Chairperson

Emergency Phone Numbers

 

Lorelle Courtois

Email:  On Class Copy

Phone/Voice Mail:  On Class Copy

 

 

For Your Baby Sitter

Campus Security:  741-5553

 

For comments, concerns or suggestion about our course contact:

Everett L. Henry II

Flotilla Staff Officer- Public Education 

Email:  Everett L. Henry II

Or fill out our "Public Education Feed Back Form"

 

BAD WEATHER SCHOOL CLOSING:  

     THE COLLEGE DOES NOT MAKE ANY DECISIONS ON CANCELING        OF EVENING CLASSES UNTIL 3 PM.

Anything that you might hear before that time should not be taken as cast in stone.  Sometimes the radio stations take an announcement of school closing to include all class including night courses as being closed.   That is not the case with SMCC.  Again, they do not make that decision until after 3 PM in the afternoon.

Information on college closing because of weather can be found on their website at this URL:  http://www.smccme.edu or on the Storm Phone Line 741-5900

College closings will also be aired on area radio and television stations.

Many radio and television stations post announcements about closings on their websites.


WCSH 6 (http://www.wcsh6.com)

WGME 13 (http://www.wgme.com)

WMTW 8 (http://www.wmtw.com)

"In the event of a cancellation of one or more public education classes, due to circumstances beyond the control of the Casco Bay Flotilla, a good faith effort will be made to make up those classes missed or cancelled. If necessary, at our discretion, we may be forced to cancel the course completely. However, in no event will there be any refunds of all or part of the tuition."

DEDICATED TO PROMOTING RECREATIONAL BOATING SAFETY

THINK BEFORE YOU DRINK,

BE A RESPONSIBLE BOAT OPERATOR

auxline image

 

 

 

 

 

 

          
     Casco Bay Flotilla 2-1
 Visitor's Home Page
    Boating Courses
      Course Start Dates
      Course Schedules
      Children's Safe Boating
      National Course Finder
    Vessel Safety Check
      Safety Check Request
      Safety Check Schedule
    Join Us
      Request Form
      Academy Introduction
      Recruitment Assist
    Operations
    Flotilla History
     Notes 1945 -1955
     Notes 1956 -1960
     Notes 1961 -1969 
     Log Line
     Past Commanders
     National History Links
    Links
Security Levels
Coast Guard Boating Safety
Mobile App
Click on image to go to website to download.

Image of Coast Guard App Screen

Logo image for DSC Radio Turtorial

Schedule A Free
Vessel Safety Check Portland, Maine Area