Inshore Powerboat Cruising
Intermediate to advanced, 35 ft. boats and larger equipped with through-hull prop shafts and rudders
Explore the exciting world of powerboat cruising with this US Powerboating course in Chicago. This hands-on program offers comprehensive training and certification, equipping you with the essential skills needed for long-distance cruising or chartering boats, including those in picturesque locations like the British Virgin Islands and Croatia. Navigate Chicago's iconic waterways under expert guidance, mastering the art of inshore powerboat cruising. Join Center Helm for an immersive learning experience and embark on your journey to becoming a certified bareboat operator.
Picking up & dropping a mooring ball
Nighttime open water & harbor navigation
Engine & yacht systems
Tides & currents
Clearing customs at a foreign port
Menu planning & provisioning
Prerequisites: Basic Powerboat Cruising
Certification(s) Earned: US Powerboating Basic Powerboat Cruising, US Powerboating Night Navigation Endorsement, and an International Proficiency Certificate.
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