Discover the fun of cruising and acquire the skills you need to charter and cruise on your own

Cruising Course



STYC Blue Water Membership Included

STYC Annual Member

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Discover the fun of cruising and acquire the skills and confidence needed to charter and cruise on your own. Wednesday through Saturday morning  live-aboard course includes cruise planning and provisioning, diesel engine operation, onboard systems, docking under power, seamanship and advanced navigation techniques. You will circumnavigate the beautiful US Virgin Islands of St. Thomas and St. John while practicing sail handling, entering unfamiliar harbors at night, anchoring,  and learning techniques for handling a variety of different conditions with confidence.



Taught on:

Prepares you for:

Optional Certification:

Advanced Course or equivalent experience

Hanse 385

Bareboat charter in places like the Virgin Islands,  cruising on your own boat

US Sailing Bareboat Cruising (included in course fee)


Wednesday – Saturday 
Live aboard

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