suny safety

SUNY Maritime, Sat., April 16th

Earn US SAILING or ISAF Certifcation In A One Day Seminar

The Storm Trysail Foundation will conduct a one-day US Sailing Sanctioned Safety at Sea Seminar on Saturday, April 16, 2016 at SUNY Maritime College in the Bronx. This will be a hands-on seminar where attendees will fire distress flares, put out fires, set storm sails and rescue a man overboard among other things. The seminar will be supported by educational videos produced by US Sailing and Gary Jobson, long time Storm Trysail member.

The videos will cover required subjects and be available online to attendees prior to the seminar. Attendance at the seminar will bring a US Sailing Safety at Sea certificate. Attendees can also achieve full ISAF certification by successful completion of a test on all the subject matter. Attendance will be limited to 300 and the seminar is open to racers and cruisers. The admission fee is $295.00 and includes breakfast pastries and coffee, lunch, and afternoon snacks and refreshments.