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Sailing Safety Training- Instructor Mark Shield

  • 5 May 2019
  • 12:30 PM - 4:30 PM
  • Sundance Grill II, 800 Mariners Dr, Kemah, TX 77565 - Members Room
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Registration is closed

Mark is a retired member of the Coast Guard Auxiliary, and skipper on Cape Area VFD Rescue Boat.  He is an experienced sailor and long-time TASS member.

He will cover the following topics in this seminar:

  • US Coast Guard and Coast Guard Auxiliary - Mission and Responsibilities
  • Crew Briefing - Responsibilities of Skipper and Crew
  • Safety at the Dock and Leaving the Dock (incl hands-on at end of training)
  • Safety under Way, Including Equipment
  • Emergencies
    • Assessment
    • Protocols for US Coast Guard Assistance
  • Man Over Board Process
  • Suddenly in Command
  • Abandon Ship
  • Ditch Bag Contents
  • Resources

Registration for open until Saturday May 4th, please register quickly!

Note: This is not a certified Coast Guard training course..

TASS - Texas Association of Social Sailors - PO Box 27050 - Houston, TX 77227-7050   

Texas Association of Single Sailors (aka TASS) is a 501(c)6 non-profit organization. 

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