Tag Archives: Boating Essentials

CBMM_BoatingEssentials_Nov14_15_2015

Two-Day Boating Essentials Course

Saturday, January 6, 10am-noon
Sunday, January 7, 2-4pm
Van Lennep Auditorium
$25 for CBMM members; $35 for non-members
Registration required.

REGISTER HERE - CBMM MEMBER REGISTER HERE - NON-MEMBER

 

Led by Captain Jerry Friedman, 100 ton, USCG-licensed Master, class participants will gain knowledge and confidence in reading charts, understanding navigational aids, plotting courses, proper anchoring, knot tying, knowing what to do in emergencies, and other helpful information for anyone who spends time aboard a boat.

CBMM_BoatingEssentials_2018

Learn Boating Essentials at CBMM this January

CBMM_BoatingEssentials_Jan6_7_2018 CBMM_BoatingEssentials_2018(ST MICHAELS, MD – November 21, 2017) The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum is offering a two-session Boating Essentials course on Saturday, January 6 from 9:00 a.m. to noon, and continuing on Sunday, January 7 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. Class participation is limited, with advanced registration needed.

Led by Captain Jerry Friedman, a USCG-licensed Master, class participants will gain knowledge and confidence in reading charts, understanding navigational aids, plotting courses, proper anchoring, knot tying, knowing what to do in emergencies, and other helpful information for anyone who spends time aboard a boat.

A retired electrical engineering executive, Friedman has held a USCG captain’s license for 60 years. During that time, he also operated an emergency service towboat for BoatUS, assisting boaters along the Chesapeake Bay in distress, delivering boats around the Chesapeake and from Florida and Long Island to Annapolis, teaching navigation courses, editing a monthly professional captains’ publication, and providing instruction to boat owners in the operation of their boats. He currently holds a 100-ton Master’s license and serves as the volunteer lead captain of CBMM’s 1920 buyboat Winnie Estelle.

The program takes place in CBMM’s Van Lennep Auditorium and is $25 for CBMM members or $35 for non-members, with pre-registration needed at bit.ly/boatingessentials2018.

#####

PHOTO:

“CBMM_BoatingEssentials2017.jpg”
“CBMM_BoatingEssentials_Jan6_7_2018.jpg”

Reading charts, understanding navigational aids, responding to emergency situations, plotting courses and more will be the topics for a two-session Boating Essentials course at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels. Led by Captain Jerry Friedman, a USCG-licensed Master, the course takes place on Saturday, January 6 from 9:00 a.m. to noon, and continues on Sunday, January 7 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. Class participation is limited, with advanced registration needed at bit.ly/boatingessentials2018.

 

CBMM_BoatingEssentials_Nov14_15_2015

Two-Day Boating Essentials Course

Saturday, March 25, 9am to noon
Sunday, March 26, 2 to 4pm

REGISTER HERE - CBMM MEMBERS REGISTER HERE - NON-MEMBERS

 

Led by Captain Jerry Friedman, 100 ton, USCG-licensed Master, class participants will gain knowledge and confidence in reading charts, understanding navigational aids, plotting courses, proper anchoring, knot tying, knowing what to do in emergencies, and other helpful information for anyone who spends time aboard a boat.

Cost: $25 for members; $35 for non-members

Captain Jerry Friedman, a USCG-licensed Master—shown here using parallel rulers to chart a course—is teaching a weekend chart navigation course at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum to help boaters better understand how to plan for a cruise using navigation charts, course plotting, and navigational aids when electronics are not available.

CLASS FULL – Two-Day Boating Essentials Course

Saturday, February 18, 9am to noon
Sunday, February 19, 2 to 4pm

 

UPDATE (2/5/17) – This class is now full. For information on any waiting lists, or any newly scheduled classes, please email Allison Speight at aspeight@cbmm.org.

Led by Captain Jerry Friedman, 100 ton, USCG-licensed Master, class participants will gain knowledge and confidence in reading charts, understanding navigational aids, plotting courses, proper anchoring, knot tying, knowing what to do in emergencies, and other helpful information for anyone who spends time aboard a boat.

Cost: $25 for members; $35 for non-members

 

CBMM_BoatingEssentials_2017

CLASS FULL – Learn Boating Essentials at CBMM in February

CBMM_BoatingEssentials_2017UPDATE (2/5/17) – This class is now full. For information on any waiting lists, or any newly scheduled classes, please email Allison Speight at aspeight@cbmm.org.

(ST MICHAELS, MD – January 16, 2017) The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum is offering a two-session Boating Essentials course on Saturday, February 18, from 9:00 a.m. to noon and continuing on Sunday, February 19, from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. Class participation is limited, with advanced registration needed.

Led by Captain Jerry Friedman, a USCG-licensed Master, class participants will gain knowledge and confidence in reading charts, understanding navigational aids, plotting courses, proper anchoring, knot tying, knowing what to do in emergencies, and other helpful information for anyone who spends time aboard a boat.

A retired electrical engineering executive, Friedman has held a USCG captain’s license for 59 years. During that time, he also operated an emergency service towboat for BoatUS, assisting boaters along the Chesapeake Bay in distress, delivering boats around the Chesapeake and from Florida and Long Island to Annapolis, teaching navigation courses, editing a monthly professional captains’ publication, and providing instruction to boat owners in the operation of their boats. He currently holds a 100-ton Master’s license and serves as the volunteer lead captain of CBMM’s 1920 buyboat Winnie Estelle.

The program takes place in CBMM’s Van Lennep Auditorium and is $25 for CBMM members or $35 for non-members, with pre-registration needed at bit.ly/BoatingEssentialsFeb2017.

#####

 

PHOTO:

“CBMM_BoatingEssentials2017.jpg”
Reading charts, understanding navigational aids, responding to emergency situations, plotting courses and more will be the topics for a two-session Boating Essentials course at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels. Led by Captain Jerry Friedman, a USCG-licensed Master, the course takes place in CBMM’s Van Lennep Auditorium on Saturday, February 18 from 9:00 a.m. to noon and continues on Sunday, February 19, from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. Class participation is limited, with advanced registration needed at bit.ly/BoatingEssentialsFeb2017.

Boating Essentials

Saturday, November 14, 10am -12pm
Sunday, November 15, 2pm-4pm
15$M/25$NM
Location: Dorchestor House
Instructor Captain Jerry Freidman
Pre-registration required

In this two session class participants will gain knowledge and confidence in reading charts, understanding navigational aids, plotting courses, proper anchoring, knot tying, knowing what to do in emergencies, and other helpful information for anyone who spends time aboard a boat.

Boating Essentials

Saturday, November 14, 10am -12pm
Sunday, November 15, 2pm-4pm
15$M/25$NM
Location: Dorchestor House
Instructor Captain Jerry Freidman
Pre-registration required

In this two session class participants will gain knowledge and confidence in reading charts, understanding navigational aids, plotting courses, proper anchoring, knot tying, knowing what to do in emergencies, and other helpful information for anyone who spends time aboard a boat.

CBMM_BoatingEssentials_Nov14_15_2015

Learn boating essentials in St. Michaels November 14, 15

CBMM_BoatingEssentials_Nov14_15_2015The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum is offering a two-session Boating Essentials course on Saturday, November 14 from 10 a.m. to noon and continuing on Sunday, November 15 from 2 to 4 p.m. Class participation is limited, with advanced registration needed.

Led by Captain Jerry Friedman, a USCG-licensed Master, class participants will gain knowledge and confidence in reading charts, understanding navigational aids, plotting courses, proper anchoring, knot tying, knowing what to do in emergencies, and other helpful information for anyone who spends time aboard a boat.

A retired electrical engineering executive, Friedman has held a USCG captain’s license for more than 55 years. During that time, he also operated an emergency service towboat for BoatUS, assisting boaters along the Chesapeake Bay in distress, delivering boats, and teaching navigation courses. He currently holds a 100-ton Master’s license and serves as the volunteer lead captain of CBMM’s 1920 buy boat Winnie Estelle.

The program takes place in the museum’s Dorchester House and is $15 for CBMM members or $25 for non-members, with pre-registration needed by contacting Allison Speight at aspeight@cbmm.org or 410-745-4941.

###

PHOTO:
“CBMM_BoatingEssentials_Nov14_15.jpg”
Reading charts, understanding navigational aids, responding to emergency situations, plotting courses, and more will be the topics for a two-session Boating Essentials course at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. Led by Captain Jerry Friedman, a USCG-licensed Master, shown here, the course takes place in CBMM’s Dorchester House on Saturday, November 14 from 10 a.m. to noon and continues on Sunday, November 15 from 2 to 4 p.m. Class participation is limited, with advanced registration needed by contacting aspeight@cbmm.org or 410-745-4941.