The Mid Illini Sail & Power Squadron offers boaters an extensive offering of America's Boating Club (United States Power Squadron) courses and seminars led by an excellent group of experienced boaters and sailors.
Mid Illini Sail & Power Squadron Spring 2020 Education Program
America's Boating Club Cruising and Cruise Planning 4/9/2020 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Location TBD
Cruising and Cruise Planning - April 2020
As we prepare for our March 2021 BVI Flotilla our Cruising and Cruise Planning class is essential training to prepare BVI Flotilla participants, experienced sailors, and boaters.
Our new Cruising and Cruise Planning course is intended for BVI Flotilla participants and cruisers. It will help those gain the confidence and practical skills needed to explore ports and coves for a weekend or weeks at a time. Take Cruising and Cruise Planning and join your fellow boaters for raft-ups and rendezvous up the river, down the bay, and along the coast. This course will be delivered across 7 consecutive weeks. What's included?
Cruise preparation and planning
Boat and equipment
Anchors and anchoring
Cruising outside the United States
Crew and provisioning
With the current Covid-19 situation we are considering using a virtual learning option for the first few weeks and will provide more details as we get closer to the date. Please use the enrollment form below to either enroll or to receive additional information.