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Safety at Sea Seminar (1 day) Sail Canada

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The Safety at Sea Seminar (1 day) is for sailors who are participating in coastal and offshore races and passages, typically Offshore Special Regulations categories 3-4.  The course includes classroom and practical sessions.  Topics covered include personal safety equipment, man overboard, emergency communications & signals, search & rescue, weather, heavy weather & storm sails, damage control & fire, hypothermia & cold water immersion.  The seminar is Sail Canada Approved.  Participants who successfully complete the seminar receive a Safety at Sea Seminar (1 day) certificate, valid for five years.

Consider this seminar for events such as the Southern Straits Race, Patos Island Race, Swiftsure Race.