Elective Courses

Cruise Planning

Member Fee: $50      Nonmember Fee: $80

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Course Covers:

  • Cruise planning & preparation

  • Boat and Equipment

  • Anchors and Anchoring

  • Security

  • Chartering

  • Cruising outside the US

  • Crew selection & Provisioning

  • Voyage Management

  • Communications & Navigation

  • Weather

  • Emergencies

Cruise Planning

 

Dates and Time:

Monday evenings

7:00 to 9:00 pm

10 weeks

2/12/18 to 4/16/18

 

Location

CSPS Headquarters

8492 Cotter Street

Lewis Center, OH 43035

Not scheduled at this time.

Please contact us if you are interested in taking this class.

Engine Maintenance

Dates and Time:

March 13, 2019

Wednesday evenings

7:00 to 9:00 pm

10 weeks: 3/1 to 5/15

Location

CSPS Headquarters

8492 Cotter Street

Lewis Center, OH 43035

Engine Maintenance

Member Fee: $55      Nonmember Fee: $85

Course Covers:

  • Basics of engine layout & operation

  • Diagnosis of modern systems

  • Gasoline & diesel engines

  • Outboards, inboards, I/O

  • Repairs

  • Steering, propellers, controls

  • Spare parts & tools

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Marine Electrical Systems

Dates and Time:

Thursday evenings

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

10 Weeks

9/12/19 to 11/14/19

 

Location

CSPS Headquarters

8492 Cotter Street

Lewis Center, OH 43035

Marine Electrical Systems

Member Fee: $65      Nonmember Fee: $95

Course Covers:

  • Properties of Electricity

  • Boat Electrical Wiring Practices

  • Direct Current Power

  • Alternating Current Power

  • Galvanic and Stray Current

  • Lighting Protection

  • Troubleshooting

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Marine Communication Systems

Member Fee: $65      Nonmember Fee: $95

Course Covers:

  • Radio History

  • Frequency Spectrum

  • VHF Communications

  • GMDSS

  • FCC Rules & Licenses

  • Radio Frequency Plan

  • Operating Procedures

  • Long Range Communications

  • Maintenance

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Marine Communications Systems

 

Dates and Time:

Wednesday evenings

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

8 Weeks

1/10/18 to 2/28/18

Location

CSPS Headquarters

8492 Cotter Street

Lewis Center, OH 43035

Not scheduled at this time.

Please contact us if you are interested in taking this class.

Electronic Navigation

Member Fee: $65      Nonmember Fee: $95

Course Covers:

  • GPS Technology

  • Chart Plotters

  • Navigating by Waypoints & Routes

  • PC Creation & Download to Device

  • Device Features

  • Tablet & Smartphone Nav Apps

  • Maptech Chart Navigator Software

  • Standard Horizon Emulator

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Electronic Navigation

 

Dates and Time:

Wednesday evenings

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

8 Weeks

3/21/18 to 5/9/18

Location

CSPS Headquarters

8492 Cotter Street

Lewis Center, OH 43035

Not scheduled at this time.

Please contact us if you are interested in taking this class.

Not scheduled at this time.

Please contact us if you are interested in taking this class.

Sail

Member Fee: $60      Nonmember Fee: $90

Course Covers:

  • Basic sailboat designs

  • Nomenclature unique to sailing

  • Rigging

  • Safety

  • Sail processes

  • Physical aspect of sailing

  • Forces and techniques

  • Marlinespike

  • Helmsmanship

  • Difficult sailing conditions

  • Navigation rules

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Sail

 

Dates and Time:

Tuesday evenings

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

14 Weeks

Not Scheduled at This Time

Location

CSPS Headquarters

8492 Cotter Street

Lewis Center, OH 43035

Weather

Member Fee: $70      Nonmember Fee: $100

Course Covers:

  • How weather systems form

  • Behavior, movement & interaction

  • Reports and forecasts

  • Meteorology

  • Upper air systems

  • Atmospheric dynamics

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Weather

Dates and Time:

Tuesday evenings

7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

10 Weeks

 to

Not Scheduled at This Time

Location

CSPS Headquarters

8492 Cotter Street

Lewis Center, OH 43035

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