Jr. Captains Level 2
The Next Step for Young Boaters
Jr. Captains Level 2 is for students aged 12-16 who have completed the Jr. Captains Level 1 course. The class is 5 days (half-days) taught almost entirely on the water aboard larger boats than used by Level 1.
Students will upgrade their Jr. Captains Certification Card from class A (less than 16’) to Class 1 (16’-26’) vessels, and upgrade area of operation to Bays and Sounds.
The curriculum will include:
Overview of startup procedures including fueling and checking oil.
Slow operation, maneuvering, docking, and line handling
On-plane operation, speeding up, slowing down, and emergency stops
Course and avoidance steering maneuvers
Trim and weight distribution
Rules of the Road and operating procedures
Navigation, route planning, compass, and use of GPS and Chart plotter
Identifying buoyage and other markers on the water.
Taught by USCG Licensed Captains and certified MD Safe Boating Instructors
1 Sessions per day: 1300-1630
Max 4 students per session
Pricing: $495 per student per week.