OUPV Inland, Great Lakes, Near Coastal Date: Oct 29, 30, 31 Nov 5, 6, 7, 2021
Class Fee: $745 Inland, Great Lakes, Near Coastal. Includes all instruction, course materials (student manuals, use of plotting tools, charts, Rules book) and Exams.
Drug Test throught Quest Labs is offered during the class. Results normally are available within 48 hrs. Cost $65
First Aid/CPR will be offered as an online course with Skills checkout during the class, Cost is $65. Card is proved after checkout..
Payment Options: by Credit card or check. Payment in full require 7 days before class start date.
Location: Double Tree Hotel and Suites - Appleton. Just west on College Ave from I-41, then left at the first stop light.
Hours: This is a 52 hr class over two weekends. Classes run Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays 8 am to 5 pm for 2 consecutive weekends. Final exams given on last Sunday. Come prepared to spend time on the class as we need to cover all the material.
Instructors: Capt David WIlson is the lead instructor with assistance as time permits from Capt Gary.
Topics: covered include Piloting, Marlinspike Seamanship, Navigation Rules, Magnetic Compass, Characteristics of Weather, Tides and Currents, Vessel Maneuvering and Handling, Small Engine Operations and Maintenance, Fire Prevention and Fire Fighting, Emergency Procedures, Maritime Law, Shipboard Management and Training, Ship’s Business, Communications, and Lifesaving Appliances