Auxiliary Sailing Endorsement (SAIL) – South Lake Tahoe, CA

This Four (4) hour U. S. Coast Guard approved course meets the written examination requirement for a candidate holding a USCG Master or Mate license to obtain a Sailing or Auxiliary Sailing Endorsement.

This endorsement is required if you plan on operating an Inspected Sailing Vessel. It is not required if you plan on operating an Uninspected Sailing Vessel with passengers for hire.

To receive this on a Master Inland or Mate Near Coastal license you must document at least 180 days on a sail or auxiliary sail vessel.

To receive this on a Master Near Coastal license you must document at least 360 days on a sail or auxiliary sail vessel.

Course subjects include:

Rules of the Road
Parts of the sailing vessel and sail
Sailing terms and definitions

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