United States Power Squadrons

Planning Your Cruise

Boating Beyond the Day Trip

Buy Now $30

Your Guide to the Adventure of a Lifetime


About the Course

Are you finally ready to take that epic long distance cruise but don't know where to start? Start Here! The United States Power Squadron presents - Planning Your Cruise. The 2nd installment of a 3 part series on cruise planning. This seminar will give you all of the basic knowledge & skills necessary to prepare for your first voyage or act as a refresher for more seasoned cruisers. Don't let the dream slip by; start your greatest adventure today with Planning Your Cruise!

course world icon

International Tips

course interactive exercises

Interactive Exercises

course quiz questions

Quiz Questions

After completing this seminar you will know:
  • Major steps that go into defining the cruise you want
  • Factors involved in crew selection and integration
  • What's involved in meal planning and provisioning
  • How to charter
  • How to prepare for emergencies and medical issues that can arise in cruising
  • How to address your personal and boat security

Other Specialized/Advanced Boating Courses