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 Masters license must also hold an Auxiliary Sail Endorsement (sailboat with engine).
Student workbook is downloaded from the course
Topics include: Why Boats Fly, Commands, Parts of a Sailboat, Types of Sailing Vessels, Rules of the Road