This online course is designed to provide you with essential safety information that you can use immediately on the water. It is for anyone who sails, boats, cruises or races on both inland and coastal waters. This course satisfies the requirements for Coastal Races being sailed under United States Special Equipment Regulations 4.3.2.
This online course DOES NOT FULFILL the requirements to obtain an International Offshore Safety at Sea certificate. If you are taking a hands-on course to obtain this certificate you need to take the Online Offshore Safety at Sea course.
Who should take this Online Course
Inland and Coastal Racers and Cruisers.
Requirements to receive a US Sailing Coastal Safety at Sea Certificate:
Successfully completing this course with a final Post-Assessment score of 80 or above.
Cost of the Course
US Sailing Members, $45
Current US Sailing members can access a discount coupon via My US Sailing, Member Coupons. The online course is purchased through the US Sailing Store. Apply your member coupon code at checkout. Post-purchase, a US Sailing staff member will reach out to you directly via email with instructions and a course access code to begin the online course. If the orders are placed over the weekend, you will not receive the course access code until the next business day.