Auxiliary Sail Endorsement
All master captains seeking to operate an Inspected Sailboat (carrying more than 6 passengers) must hold a sailing endorsement. The Nautical School offers the course "on-line" in conjunction with Explorers Guide Maritime Academy. This is a 4-hour on-line course.
This course fulfills the USCG requirements for an Auxiliary Sail Endorsement on a Masters license. All sailboat captains holding a Master’s license must also hold an Auxiliary Sail Endorsement (sailboat with engine).Four hour class.
Topics include: Why Boats Fly, Commands, Parts of a Sailboat, Types of Sailing Vessels, Rules of the Road
Student workbook is downloaded from the course
As with all online courses, the final 20-question exams must be proctored. This will be done at the Nautical Schools facilities.
Upon completion, a 20-question examination is proctored anytime Monday through Friday at The Nautical School of Maritime Licensing in Long Island, NY. For further information please call the school at (631) 226-7300.