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Central Lincoln County Adult Education

Sailing and Seamanship

with Coast Guard Auxiliary


Class is canceled

Want to improve your sailing skills? Then Sailing Skills and Seamanship is a course for you. It is designed for both experienced and novice sailboat operators. Topics include types of sailboats, equipment for your boat, how a boat sails, reading the wind, points of sailing, sail controls, running, close-hauled, reaching, and sail adjustments. Basic maneuvers of tacking and jibing are explained along with picking up a mooring, leaving and approaching a dock, and anchoring. In addition, aids to navigation and an introduction to the rules of the nautical road are covered.

  • Oct 16 - Nov 1st, 2018
    Tue and Thu for 3 weeks from 6:00 - 8:00 pm

Great Salt Bay School


559 Main Street
Damariscotta, ME 04543 Get directions

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