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Sindbad School of Sailing

Go Sailing! Sail With Sindbad & Learn A Skill For Life! Devoted to Teaching Safe Cruising Skills & Competent Seamanship

Competent Crew - Ashore

ISPA Competent Crew - Ashore Theory Details

Ashore Theory Portion - You Will Learn:


Personal Clothing

Heavy Weather Outer Layer, Standard Equipment for Cruising


Parts of A Sailboat

Cockpit Canvas

Standard Rigging

Running Rigging

Cleats

Blocks

Simple Halyard System

Shackles Used for Halyards

Winches, Winch Techniques


Mainsail, Battens, Mainsail controls, boomvang, outhaul, traveler, downhaul, cunningham

Mainsail Sheet Systems

Topping Lift

Standard Mainsail Systems, Bending On, Raising

Halyard Tension, Lowering, Storing

Mainsail Reefing Systems, Reefing and Shaking the ReefThree types of In-Mast Roller Furling Mainsail Systems - Preparing and Raising, Rolling In, Reefing

Inboom Roller Furling Systems, Preparing, Raising, Lowering, Reefing


Foresails, Headsails Terminology

Jib Halyard Tension

Foresail/Headsail Sheet System

Foresail Fairlead track and cars, Positioning the Faorelead Car

Jib, Genoa sizes

Self Taking foresail/headsail system

Staysail boom

Two Types of Foresail Systems

Hanked on Foresail/head Sail - bending on, storing, raising, lowing, flaking, bagging, changing headsails, reefing


Roller Furling headsail, bending on, storing, control system and Operation, Raising, Rolling in and reefing

Terminology

Ahead, Astern, Bow, SternForward, Aft, Beam, Abeam, Abaft

Port, Starboard, Windward, Leeward

Heading Up, Bearing off, Underway, No way, Leeway

Starboard Tack, Port Tack, Flogging, Luffing


How a Sailboat Sails

Windex and wind indicator aid

Points of Sail - Head to Wind, no Sail Zone, In Irons, Close Hauled, Beating, Reaching, Close Reach, Beam Reach, Broad Reach, Downwind,Running, Sailing by the Lee, Gybing, Accidental Gybe, Tacking, Port Tack, Starboard Tack


Safety General Points

Safe and Dangerous Areas of the Boat

Jack Stays and Jack Lines

Safety Harness, Tethers & Hooks, When to Wear A Harness, Using a Harness Properly

Pulpits and Lifelines


Handling a Boat Under Sail

Head to Wind, In Irons, Tacking, Coming About, Chicken Gybe, Beaing, Gybing,

Heaving To

Man Overboard Under Sail

MOB Method 1 Close Hauled and Beam Reach

MOB Method 2 Broad Reach and Down Wind


Safety and Risk Management

Lifejackets and PDF's

Surviving a Fall Overboard into Cold Water

Hypothermia

Staying inn Good Shape Onboard

Action of Crew for Man Overboard

Williamson Turn MOB Procedure Under Power

Anderson Turn MOB procedure Under Power

Retreiving the Man Overboard


Minimum Safety Equipment

Preparation and Throwing a Heaving Line

Boarding Ladder

Anchor

Bilge Pumps

Radar Reflector

Fire Extinguishers, Classes of fire, Fire Axe

Flares

Distress Signals

Setting a Flare

Basic Distress Signal Equipment

Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacon (EPIRB)

Navigation Lights on Vessels Up to 50 Meters/164 Feet


Vessel Recognition Sail/Power

Dinghies, Care of, Towing the Dingy, Dingy Towing System

Docking or Coming Along Side With a Dingy

Dinghy Etiquette

Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

The Fuel System (outboard engines)

Starting, Stopping Procedures, Hazards to Avoid

Motor Angle Adjustment

Operation on the Water, Capacity Plate, Loading

Beach Landing a Power Driven Dinghie

Action to take if Your Small Craft is Capsized

Low Head Dams

Inboard Diesel Checks, Start, Stop

Inboard Gas Engines Check, Start, Stop

Safe Refuling Procedures, Portable Tanks, Fitted Tanks


Living Aboard

Potable Water

Using the Propane Stove and System

Battery Use

Shore Power Hook up

The Marine Head Operation

Pollution Control


Steering a Vessel Under Power, Prop Walk

Basic Collision Regulations

Steering Rules

Diving Flags

Accident Reporting

Legal Requirements and Obligations


Knots & Lines

Reef Knot, Clove Hitch, Rolling Hitch, Round Turn and Two Half Hitches, Bowline,

Figure Eight Knot, Double Overhand, Cow Hitch, Double Sheet Bend,

Flaking a Line

Storing a Flaked Halyard

Storing a Line which forms Part of the Running Rigging

Swigging, Sweating or Bucking halyards and Dock Lines

Securing a Dockline to a Cleat


Docking and Anchoring - Crew Responsiblities


Emergency Procedures

International Distress Signals, Responding to Breakdowns

Using the VHF or DSC radio, Mayday Calls

Crew or Vessel In Immediate Danger, Steering Fails

Lee Shore Under Power and Sail

Shroud Breaks Under Load

Prevention of Explosion

Types of Fire On Board, Prevention, Plan of Action, Use of Fire Extinguishers

Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Water in the Cabin

Stuffing Boxes

Through Hull Fittings

Running Aground Hull Damaged

Line Around the Prop

Vessel Dragging Anchor

Vessel Touch Bottom at Anchor

Vessel Beaches On its Side

Liferafts, Emergency Grab Bag Contents

Abandoning Ship To A Life Raft

The Legal Requirements for Rendering Assistance

Towing

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