US Boat School Open Water Boat Control.

The Open Water Boat Control Course is all about basic boat handling.

The 4 hour course is designed for the boat owner/operator who wants to improve their skills on the water. Make their guests comfortable and safe. Learn communication skills needed on the water as well.


On-the-Water Sessions

» Pre-departure Check lists                                » Close-quarters maneuvers

» Line Handling and Knots                                  » Anchoring

» Basic Navigation                                              » Handling wakes & rough water

» Planning a day trip                                           » Proceeding to a destination

» VHF Radio Procedures                                      » Man overboard drills

» Leaving & returning to a slip                           » Docking