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BCC course ASA-103

Basic Coastal Cruising course

  • Prerequisite : BKB-101
  • 3days 2nights       — JPY98000(tax not included)/ person
    2days 1 night x 2  — JPY98000(tax not included)/ person
  • Cruising fundermental book and a Nautical chart are purchased. Other course materials and ASA certification fee included.
  • Class location :  Osaka, Yokosuka Tokyo Aichi
  • Application form

This 3 day course combines both classroom lessons and on the water exercises and builds on the skills learned in Basic Keelboat Sailing. This course includes more advanced sail trim, boat handling skills, safety, seamanship, reefing, sail change, navigation, anchoring and much more.
You’ll learn chart plotting, rule of the road, and man overboad drill, acting both as a skipper and a crew underway to destination.
Upon successful completion, you receive Basic Coastal Cruising Certification from the ASA and become qualified to charter on your own.
Prerequisite – Basic Keelboat or equivalent experience

[ course program ]

The day 1

9:30am

Meet up at the marina desk

Self-introduction by each student

Course instruction by instructor

Gear check

Discussion about each sailing plan

Set up watch team and role

11:00am

The briefing before departure by a skipper

Figure eight-method training (MOB rescue)

1:00pm

Lunch(onboard)

Bearing fix training

Chart plotting training

Sailing training

4:00pm

Get into the harbor

Anchoriing training

Clearing up of a boat

Dinner at a local hotel

Discussion and eveluation of the 1st leg at the hotel

Sailing plan building for the 2nd leg

 

The day 2&3

7:00am

Breakfast at the hotel

The briefing before departure by a skipper

Bearing fix training

Chart plotting training

Sailing training

Figure eight method training(MOB rescuer)

12:00pm

Lunch(onboard)

Sailing training

3:00pm

Arrive into the harbor

Anchoring training

Clearing up of a boat

Break at the local hotel

Dinner at the local hotel

Discussion and evaluation of the 2nd leg at the hotel

Sailing plan building for the 3rd leg

 

Exam, question and answer, day3

Information by instructor

5:00pm  Class close, day 3

 

One Comment to BCC course ASA-103

  1. Emerson Granados says:

    Hi. Please keep me informed of any upcoming ASA 103/Basic Coastal Cruising class. I have the pre-requisite BKB 101. egranados@san.rr.com

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