Courses

Welcome to the Caribbean

  • Instructor:
    Lexi Fisher
  • Level:
    Beginning 101
  • Date:
    Friday, October 11, 2024
  • Time:
    12:30 - 2:00

Below is a list of topics included in this class, covering all the islands between Anguilla and Grenada and a range of topics from local customs and etiquette to navigational info and regulations, so can be adjusted based on the students attending.

  • Charts & Navigation (GPS, Eyeball navigation, Sargasso seaweed)
  • Weather Hurricane season (Weather patterns, Wave, swell, and current patterns)
  • Mooring & Anchoring (Bottom topography and substrates, Reliable vs unreliable moorings)
  • Customs & Immigration (Office locations, Dress code, Procedures and documents)
  • Dangers (The Rum, Mosquitos, Manchineel tree, Marine life, Theft)
  • Services (Technical Services, General Services, Boat vendors, Tours)
  • Fun, Social, & Ashore (Morning Net, Facebook groups, Regattas, Hiking, Tours)