Skip Ribbon Commands Skip to main content
Sign In Navigate Up
Press Releases

OCC'S SCHOOL OF SAILING AND SEAMANSHIP SLATES FEBRUARY ADVANCED SHIELDS CLASS
Monday, December 16, 2002

A three-part advanced shields class will be offered in February by Orange Coast College's School of Sailing and Seamanship.

The course is designed for sailors with intermediate shields skills. Students must have basic boat handling, terminology and points of sail mastered before taking the class. Taught in shields sloops, the non-credit course focuses on refining helm work and sail trimming skills. Most importantly, the class introduces the spinnaker.

The course meets on Sunday afternoons, Feb. 2, 9 and 23, from 1:30-5:30 p.m. at OCC's Sailing Center in Newport Beach. Registration fee is $95. Visa and MasterCard holders may register by phone.

OCC's Sailing Center is located at 1801 W. Pacific Coast Highway, between the Balboa Bay Club and Orange County Sea Scout Base. For information about OCC's sailing classes, phone (949) 645-9412.