"Cruising Sailing School"
The President of Yachting Union of Lithuania, is the Patron
of the School
Aim: To coach Cruising
Sailing in Internal and Offshore Waters.
Vision: Maritime culture
should be "a must" for everybody's literacy in Lithuania.
Mission:: Unify people
into sailing community.
School established in October
2005. Till 16th of December 2017, 1'090 trainees has passed theory courses,
and 483 trainees has fulfilled offshore sailing practice (numbers are counted
from 2007 till 12 of August 2017). 54 trainees already participated in lecture
"Survival at Sea", mutualy held with Lithuanian
Maritime Academy (SOLAS trainig according to IMO STCW 75 convention,
counting from January 2011 till 2014-05-10). It's the only one Countrywide
network-school that have affiliations in Vilnius and Klaipėda. Trainees
may acquire same level of theoretical and practical experience in sailing
where ever they are. All teachers are Certified to teach according to unified
methodology of the School, and trained according to SOLAS course.
Theory course (winter): 16 lessons
during 7 Saturdays. 8 hours per Saturday each student is forced to spent in
the class. Three films and 1212 slides (29 Mb) are looking for attention of
trainees. Teaching process has been held according to the standard training
program of Yachting Union of Lithuania: Boat construction, Sail trimming, Rigging,
Rope work, Navigation, Practical navigation cases, Piloting, European Code of
Internal Waterways and International Rules of Rode, Signaling, Meteorology,
Radio, Ethics and Moral, First aid and Salvage, Traditions and the Law of the
Practical course (summer): There
are two partners for practical training program during summer season. Special
program, certified by Yachting Union of Lithuania laying in the base of coaching.
Registration for Practical Course might be executed via "Pleasure Sailing
really matters but wind !
about the School
Next Sailing Courses
in Klaipeda begins from 3rd of February 2018, in Vilnius from 3rd of March