For boaters, knowing the forecast isn't enough; you need to understand its impact on you and your boat. Gain the knowledge and confidence to venture out on the water. Be a responsible skipper, protect your friends and family and take this course today.
How weather systems form, behave, and move.
Where to get weather reports and forecasts on the Internet.
Using full color photographs and drawings to understand weather in the United States.
Using Daily Weather Maps - learning aids with a compete explanation of map symbols designed to develop weather map reading and analysis skills.
Understanding NOAA's Sky Watcher Chart - a reference to assist in identifying cloud types.
Boat operations including docking, anchoring and safety issues.
The Weather Course is designed to be conducted over 10 two-hour sessions including time for review and the multiple choice closed book exam.