Norton Nautical Services
can help you improve basic boat handling skills, as well as instruction
on operating a vessel, regardless of your current skill level.
Captain Orientation Services
Our Captain's Orientation Service is
specifically designed to provide basic or enhanced boat handling skills
and increase overall confidence on the water.
Work one-on-one with a USCG Certified Captain who will
introduce or review the following:
Your vessels operating systems,
i.e. engine, electrical system, head, electronics, etc.
Basic Navigation & Rules of the Maritime Road
Safe boat handling procedures
Safety precautions & equipment
Local attractions and destinations
Hazards in your immediate boating area
Operating & docking your vessel in confined areas, i.e.
marinas, channels, rivers etc.
Basic preventative maintenance
Other areas you wish to work on with a certified Captain at
Boat Handling & Familiarization
- Basic boat handling skills, as well
as instruction on operating a vessel in an emergency at sea. i.e.
VHF Radio emergency call, and knowing how to get back or explain where
Instruction on safe ways to
trailer & launching your vessel
-Safe tips to trailer your vessel as
well as practice towing, launching, and loading from ramp.
Transport/launching of your vessel
- We will move, launch, and deliver your
vessel to dock, mooring, or marina.