YOUR TRAINING CREW

EACH BOAT DELIVERY INCLUDES:

INTRO TO NAVIGATION & CHARTS
• OPERATING IN RESTRICTIVE VISIBILITY
• NAUTICAL RULES & REGULATIONS
• MANEUVERING INSIDE THE MARINA
• ANCHORING & BOAT HANDLING
• DOCKING & CASTING OFF
• BOATING SAFETY RULES & EQUIPMENT
• EMERGENCY PROCEDURES
• VHF COMMUNICATIONS
• SYSTEMS REVIEWS
Scott Alprin has over four decades of diverse bluewater cruising experience and has skippered vessels up to 100' throughout the Puget Sound, Canada, California, Mexico, Florida, the Caribbean and the Hawaiian Islands. Over the past ten years, he has transported and delivered over 500 vessels and trained an equal number of new boaters.
Kevin Lee has cruised the British Columbia and Alaskan waters and has a vast wealth of knowledge skippering heavy displacement vessels and charting destination cruises. He currently lives aboard his 50' Nordhavn and assists new owners in intricate navigation, cruising preparations and nautical regulations and rules.
Mike Johnston is both a USCG Licensed Captain and ASA Sailing Instructor. He has over 20,000 bluewater miles under his keel and has extensive cruising experience throughout the Northwest. His ASA Sailing Instructor teaching experience makes him a great asset to our "On-Water Training Program".
Senior Broker Jim Bowden has been a pilot and boater for most of his life  and has amassed an encyclopedia of boating knowledge which he freely shares with new boaters. When you purchase a powerboat or sailboat out of our Poulsbo Office, Jim will be there to assist you in getting on the water safely and with confidence.