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Saturday, February 13, 2016
10:00 am One-on-one service technician consultation   Booth 1846
11:00 am Gas sterndrives and inboards troubleshooting, repair and maintenance    
12:00 pm Oh no! There’s ethanol in my fuel    
1:00 pm Diagnosing electrical problems and maintaining a marine battery system    
2:00 pm Keep your carburetor clean and running    
3:00 pm Gas outboard troubleshooting, repair and maintenance    
4:00 pm A fast and efficient boat: How your prop affects your boat’s performance    
5:00 pm Diesel troubleshooting, repair and maintenance    
6:00 pm Lower unit repairs and maintenance    
7:00 pm One-on-one service technician consultation    
Sunday, February 14, 2016
11:00 am One-on-one service technician consultation   Booth 1846
12:00 pm Scratches, dings and oxidation    
1:00 pm Oh no! There’s ethanol in my fuel    
2:00 pm Keep your carburetor clean and running    
3:00 pm Gas outboard troubleshooting, repair and maintenance    
4:00 pm A fast and efficient boat: How your prop affects your boat’s performance    
5:00 pm One-on-one service technician consultation    
Monday, February 15, 2016
10:00 am One-on-one service technician consultation   Booth 1846
11:00 am Oh no! There’s ethanol in my fuel    
12:00 pm Installing fishing components.    
1:00 pm Lower unit repairs and maintenance    
2:00 pm Gas outboard troubleshooting, repair and maintenance    
3:00 pm Keep your carburetor clean and running    
4:00 pm A fast and efficient boat: How your prop affects your boat’s performance    
5:00 pm Installing fishing components.    
6:00 pm One-on-one service technician consultation    
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
1:00 pm One-on-one service technician consultation   Booth 1846
2:00 pm Scratches, dings and oxidation    
3:00 pm Oh no! There’s ethanol in my fuel    
4:00 pm Gas outboard troubleshooting, repair and maintenance    
5:00 pm Diagnosing electrical problems and maintaining a marine battery system    
6:00 pm Keep your carburetor clean and running    
7:00 pm A fast and efficient boat: How your prop affects your boat’s performance    
8:00 pm One-on-one service technician consultation    
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
1:00 pm One-on-one service technician consultation   Booth 1846
2:00 pm A fast and efficient boat: How your prop affects your boat’s performance    
3:00 pm Oh no! There’s ethanol in my fuel    
4:00 pm Gas outboard troubleshooting, repair and maintenance    
5:00 pm Diagnosing electrical problems and maintaining a marine battery system    
6:00 pm Keep your carburetor clean and running    
7:00 pm Diesel troubleshooting, repair and maintenance    
8:00 pm One-on-one service technician consultation    
Thursday, February 18, 2016
1:00 pm One-on-one service technician consultation   Booth 1846
2:00 pm Gas outboard troubleshooting, repair and maintenance    
3:00 pm Diesel troubleshooting, repair and maintenance    
4:00 pm A fast and efficient boat: How your prop affects your boat’s performance    
5:00 pm Scratches, dings and oxidation    
6:00 pm Keep your carburetor clean and running    
7:00 pm Oh no! There’s ethanol in my fuel    
8:00 pm One-on-one service technician consultation    
Friday, February 19, 2016
1:00 pm One-on-one service technician consultation   Booth 1846
2:00 pm Keep your carburetor clean and running    
3:00 pm Lower unit repairs and maintenance    
4:00 pm A fast and efficient boat: How your prop affects your boat’s performance    
5:00 pm Gas sterndrives and inboards troubleshooting, repair and maintenance    
6:00 pm Installing fishing components.    
7:00 pm Oh no! There’s ethanol in my fuel    
8:00 pm One-on-one service technician consultation    
Saturday, February 20, 2016
10:00 am One-on-one service technician consultation   Booth 1846
11:00 am Gas sterndrives and inboards troubleshooting, repair and maintenance    
12:00 pm Oh no! There’s ethanol in my fuel    
1:00 pm Diesel troubleshooting, repair and maintenance    
2:00 pm Keep your carburetor clean and running    
3:00 pm Gas outboard troubleshooting, repair and maintenance    
4:00 pm A fast and efficient boat: How your prop affects your boat’s performance    
5:00 pm Installing fishing components.    
6:00 pm Lower unit repairs and maintenance    
7:00 pm One-on-one service technician consultation    
Sunday, February 21, 2016
11:00 am One-on-one service technician consultation   Booth 1846
12:00 pm Scratches, dings and oxidation    
1:00 pm Oh no! There’s ethanol in my fuel    
2:00 pm Keep your carburetor clean and running    
3:00 pm Gas outboard troubleshooting, repair and maintenance    
4:00 pm A fast and efficient boat: How your prop affects your boat’s performance    
5:00 pm One-on-one service technician consultation    

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An educated boater is a safe boater Boost your boating IQ! Learn the fundamentals of boating safety and have fun. Booth 1600

Saturday, February 13, 2016
10:00 am Ask a Captain   Booth 1600
10:00 am Docking Pool - Hands on Practice    
11:00 am Docking Pool Demo    
11:00 am Simulator - Hands on Practice    
12:00 pm 10 Steps to Becoming a Good Gilligan    
12:00 pm Docking Pool - Hands on Practice    
1:00 pm Lines and Docking Demo    
1:00 pm Simulator - Hands on Practice    
2:00 pm Docking and Line Handling    
2:00 pm Docking Pool - Hands on Practice    
3:00 pm Docking Pool Demo    
3:00 pm Simulator - Hands on Practice    
4:00 pm iNavigation    
4:00 pm Docking Pool - Hands on Practice    
5:00 pm Lines and Docking Demo    
5:00 pm Simulator - Hands on Practice    
6:00 pm Getting Your Captain’s License    
6:00 pm Docking Pool - Hands on Practice    
7:00 pm Simulator - Hands on Practice    
Sunday, February 14, 2016
11:00 am Docking Pool Demo   Booth 1600
11:00 am Simulator - Hands on Practice    
12:00 pm 10 Steps to Becoming a Good Gilligan    
12:00 pm Docking Pool - Hands on Practice    
1:00 pm Lines and Docking Demo    
1:00 pm Simulator - Hands on Practice    
2:00 pm Docking and Line Handling    
2:00 pm Docking Pool - Hands on Practice    
3:00 pm Docking Pool Demo    
3:00 pm Simulator - Hands on Practice    
4:00 pm iNavigation    
4:00 pm Docking Pool - Hands on Practice    
5:00 pm Lines and Docking Demo    
5:00 pm Simulator - Hands on Practice    
Monday, February 15, 2016
10:00 am Ask a Captain   Booth 1600
10:00 am Docking Pool - Hands on Practice    
11:00 am Docking Pool Demo    
11:00 am Simulator - Hands on Practice    
12:00 pm 10 Steps to Becoming a Good Gilligan    
12:00 pm Docking Pool - Hands on Practice    
1:00 pm Lines and Docking Demo    
1:00 pm Simulator - Hands on Practice    
2:00 pm Docking and Line Handling    
2:00 pm Docking Pool - Hands on Practice    
3:00 pm Simulator - Hands on Practice    
3:00 pm Docking Pool Demo    
4:00 pm Docking Pool - Hands on Practice    
4:00 pm iNavigation    
5:00 pm Lines and Docking Demo    
5:00 pm Simulator - Hands on Practice    
6:00 pm Ask a Captain    
6:00 pm Docking Pool - Hands on Practice    
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
1:00 pm Lines and Docking Demo   Booth 1600
1:00 pm Simulator - Hands on Practice    
2:00 pm Docking and Line Handling    
2:00 pm Docking Pool - Hands on Practice    
3:00 pm Docking Pool Demo    
3:00 pm Simulator - Hands on Practice    
4:00 pm iNavigation    
4:00 pm Docking Pool - Hands on Practice    
5:00 pm Lines and Docking Demo    
5:00 pm Simulator - Hands on Practice    
6:00 pm Getting Your Captain’s License    
6:00 pm Docking Pool - Hands on Practice    
7:00 pm Simulator - Hands on Practice    
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
1:00 pm Lines and Docking Demo   Booth 1600
1:00 pm Simulator - Hands on Practice    
2:00 pm Docking and Line Handling    
2:00 pm Docking Pool - Hands on Practice    
3:00 pm Docking Pool Demo    
3:00 pm Simulator - Hands on Practice    
4:00 pm iNavigation    
4:00 pm Docking Pool - Hands on Practice    
5:00 pm Lines and Docking Demo    
5:00 pm Simulator - Hands on Practice    
6:00 pm Getting Your Captain’s License    
6:00 pm Docking Pool - Hands on Practice    
7:00 pm Simulator - Hands on Practice    
Thursday, February 18, 2016
1:00 pm Lines and Docking Demo   Booth 1600
1:00 pm Simulator - Hands on Practice    
2:00 pm Docking and Line Handling    
2:00 pm Docking Pool - Hands on Practice    
3:00 pm Docking Pool Demo    
3:00 pm Simulator - Hands on Practice    
4:00 pm iNavigation    
4:00 pm Docking Pool - Hands on Practice    
5:00 pm Lines and Docking Demo    
5:00 pm Simulator - Hands on Practice    
6:00 pm Getting Your Captain’s License    
6:00 pm Docking Pool - Hands on Practice    
7:00 pm Simulator - Hands on Practice    
Friday, February 19, 2016
1:00 pm Lines and Docking Demo   Booth 1600
1:00 pm Simulator - Hands on Practice    
2:00 pm Docking and Line Handling    
2:00 pm Docking Pool - Hands on Practice    
3:00 pm Docking Pool Demo    
3:00 pm Simulator - Hands on Practice    
4:00 pm iNavigation    
4:00 pm Docking Pool - Hands on Practice    
5:00 pm Lines and Docking Demo    
5:00 pm Simulator - Hands on Practice    
6:00 pm Getting Your Captain’s License    
6:00 pm Docking Pool - Hands on Practice    
7:00 pm Simulator - Hands on Practice    
Saturday, February 20, 2016
10:00 am Ask a Captain   Booth 1600
10:00 am Docking Pool - Hands on Practice    
11:00 am Docking Pool Demo    
11:00 am Simulator - Hands on Practice    
12:00 pm 10 Steps to Becoming a Good Gilligan    
12:00 pm Docking Pool - Hands on Practice    
1:00 pm Lines and Docking Demo    
1:00 pm Simulator - Hands on Practice    
2:00 pm Docking and Line Handling    
2:00 pm Docking Pool Demo    
3:00 pm Docking Pool Demo    
3:00 pm Simulator - Hands on Practice    
4:00 pm iNavigation    
4:00 pm Docking Pool - Hands on Practice    
5:00 pm Lines and Docking Demo    
5:00 pm Simulator - Hands on Practice    
6:00 pm Getting Your Captain’s License    
6:00 pm Docking Pool - Hands on Practice    
7:00 pm Simulator - Hands on Practice    
Sunday, February 21, 2016
11:00 am Docking Pool Demo   Booth 1600
11:00 am Simulator - Hands on Practice    
12:00 pm 10 Steps to Becoming a Good Gilligan    
12:00 pm Docking Pool - Hands on Practice    
12:00 pm Lines and Docking Demo    
1:00 pm Simulator - Hands on Practice    
1:00 pm Simulator - Hands on Practice    
2:00 pm Docking and Line Handling    
2:00 pm Docking Pool - Hands on Practice    
3:00 pm Docking Pool Demo    
3:00 pm Simulator - Hands on Practice    
4:00 pm iNavigation    
4:00 pm Docking Pool - Hands on Practice    

FREE Boating, Fishing and Sailing Daily Seminars

SEMINAR SCHEDULE

 

Saturday, February 13, 2016
11:00 am Moving Up to a Larger Sailboat. Paul & Millie Seeberg, NE Trailer Sales Room 51
11:00 am Learn the Fundamentals of Safe Boating Capt. Roger Concannon Room 52A
12:30 pm A review of the required Safety Equipment on Boats and how to use it Oscar Orringer, USCG Auxiliary Room 51
12:30 pm Using your GPS Chart Plotters to Plan and Execute a Voyage Capt. Rick Kilborn, Boatwise Marine Training Room 52
12:30 pm Big game fishing in the Gulf of Maine Speaker: Capt Shawn Tibbetts-F/V Miss Megan II Room 52B
2:00 pm Cruising Buzzards Bay and Martha’s Vineyard Paul & Millie Seeberg, NE Trailer Sales Room 51
2:00 pm Ethanol and Marine gas engines: Be prepared for what is coming - E 15 Capt. Manny Perry, Boatwise Marine Training Room 52A
3:00 pm Utilizing the currents to save time and money Capt. Paul Melanson, Boatwise Marine Training Room 52A
3:30 pm How to use your boat’s radio Oscar Orringer, USCG Auxiliary Room 51
3:30 pm Starting a Charter Business: What you need to Know Capt. Rick Kilborn, Boatwise Marine Training Room 52A
3:30 pm Ladies, go fish Lindsay Withers, 1st Mate Room 52B
4:30 pm Starting a charter business & earning $$ with your boat. Capt. Rick Kilborn, Boatwise Marine Training Room 52A
5:00 pm Moving Up to a Larger Sailboat. Paul & Millie Seeberg, NE Trailer Sales Room 51
5:00 pm Suddenly Singlehanded: What every 1st mate must know Capt. Joanne Corey Room 52A
5:00 pm VHF etiquette and digital selective calling Capt. Jay Deal Room 52B
6:30 pm Understanding the Nautical Chart Capt. Joe Amore, Boatwise Marine Training Room 51
6:30 pm Lines and knots in boating. A “hands on” approach Capt. Manny Perry, Boatwise Marine Training Room 52A
Sunday, February 14, 2016
12:00 pm The VHF DSC radio – understanding its operation Oscar Orringer, USCG Auxiliary Room 51
12:00 pm Quiz yourself on navigation rules Speaker: Capt. Dick Hosmer - New England Maritime Room 52A
12:00 pm How to be a good fishing mate, for women Lindsay Withers, 1st Mate Room 52B
1:30 pm Greenwich to Montauk: the Perfect Weekend Cruise Capt. Manny Perry, Boatwise Marine Training Room 51
1:30 pm Radar: Understanding and using it to stay safe Capt. Rick Kilborn, Boatwise Marine Training Room 52A
1:30 pm Moving up to a larger sailboat Paul & Millie Seeberg, NE Trailer Sales Room 52B
3:00 pm Rigging big game tackle Speaker: Capt Shawn Tibbetts-F/V Miss Megan II Room 51
3:00 pm Suddenly Singlehanded: What every 1st mate must know Capt. Joanne Corey Room 52B
3:00 pm A review of the safety equipment your boat must have Oscar Orringer, USCG Auxiliary Room 52B
4:30 pm Cruising Buzzards Bay and Martha’s Vineyard Paul & Millie Seeberg, NE Trailer Sales Room 51
4:30 pm Your USCG License: Original and Renewal - The USCG Process Capt. Rick Kilborn, Boatwise Marine Training Room 52A
4:30 pm Using the currents to save time and money Capt. Paul Melanson, Boatwise Marine Training Room 52B
Monday, February 15, 2016
12:00 pm Cruising the mighty Merrimack River Capt. Paul Melanson, Boatwise Marine Training Room 51
12:00 pm Building Routes with the New Multi Function Chartplotters Capt. Rick Kilborn, Boatwise Marine Training Room 52A
12:00 pm Fundamentals of Safe Boating Capt. Roger Concannon Room 52B
1:30 pm Ethanol and Marine gas engines: Be prepared for what is coming - E 15 Capt. Manny Perry, Boatwise Marine Training Room 51
1:30 pm Reading the nautical chart Capt. Joe Amore, Boatwise Marine Training Room 52A
1:30 pm Processing and preserving fish Speaker: Capt Shawn Tibbetts-F/V Miss Megan II Room 52B
3:00 pm Using Tides & Charts to get there Faster and Cheaper Capt. Paul Melanson, Boatwise Marine Training Room 51
3:00 pm VHF etiquette and digital selective calling Capt. Jay Deal Room 52A
3:00 pm Kayak fishing for the female angler Lindsay Withers, 1st Mate Room 52B
4:30 pm Lines and knots Oscar Orringer, USCG Auxiliary Room 51
4:30 pm Vessel Handling in Tight Quarters with Current and Wind Capt. Rick Kilborn, Boatwise Marine Training Room 52A
6:00 pm Understanding the USCG buoys system Capt. Dave Pearce - Boatwise Marine Training Room 51
6:00 pm Quiz yourself on navigation rules Speaker: Capt. Dick Hosmer - New England Maritime Room52A
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
1:30 pm Basic Principles of charts Capt. Dave Pearce - Boatwise Marine Training Room 51
1:30 pm Boat handling basics in close quarters with wind and current Capt. Rick Kilborn, Boatwise Marine Training Room 52A
3:00 pm The Equipment You must have Onboard and How to use it Capt. Joe Amore, Boatwise Marine Training Room 51
3:00 pm Making a ” go, no go decision” Capt. Paul Melanson, Boatwise Marine Training Room 52A
4:30 pm Big game fishing for women Lindsay Withers, 1st Mate Room 51
4:30 pm How your Boat starts to Pay for Itself - Become a Charter Captain Capt. Rick Kilborn, Boatwise Marine Training Room 52A
6:00 pm Big game fishing in the Gulf of Maine Speaker: Capt Shawn Tibbetts-F/V Miss Megan II Room 52A
Wednesday, February 17, 2016
1:30 pm End game tackle Speaker: Capt Shawn Tibbetts-F/V Miss Megan II Room 51
1:30 pm Suddenly Singlehanded: What every 1st mate must know Capt. Rick Kilborn, Boatwise Marine Training Room 52A
3:00 pm How I learned to love the fog – cruising down east Capt. Alan Foucault, Boatwise Marine Training Room 51
4:30 pm How to be a good fishing mate Lindsay Withers, 1st Mate Room 51
6:00 pm Using apps to make navigating easier Capt. Alan Foucault, Boatwise Marine Training Room 51
6:00 pm Spring Commissioning of Your Boat - Attending to the Details Capt. Rick Meisenheimer, Boatwise Marine Training Room 52A
Thursday, February 18, 2016
1:30 pm The VHF DSC radio – understanding its operation Oscar Orringer, USCG Auxiliary Room 51
1:30 pm Boat handling basics in close quarters with wind and current Capt. Rick Kilborn, Boatwise Marine Training Room 52A
3:00 pm "Riding the Wild Ocean" Paul S Krantz Jr, Author Room 51
3:00 pm Required equipment to have on board to be legal and safe Capt. Joe Amore, Boatwise Marine Training Room 52A
4:30 pm Making a ” go, no go decision” Capt. Paul Melanson, Boatwise Marine Training Room 51
4:30 pm Diagnosing electrical problems and maintaining a marine battery system Capt. Rick Kilborn, Boatwise Marine Training Room 52A
6:00 pm Processing and preserving fish Speaker: Capt Shawn Tibbetts-F/V Miss Megan II Room 51
7:30 pm Suddenly Singlehanded: What every 1st mate must know Capt. Rick Kilborn, Boatwise Marine Training Room 52A
Friday, February 19, 2016
1:30 pm Making a ” go, no go decision” Capt. Paul Melanson, Boatwise Marine Training Room 52A
3:00 pm Big game fishing in the Gulf of Maine Speaker: Capt Shawn Tibbetts-F/V Miss Megan II Room 52A
3:00 pm Required equipment to have on board to be legal and safe Capt. Joe Amore, Boatwise Marine Training Room 52B
4:30 pm Starting a charter business & earning $$ with your boat. Capt. Rick Kilborn, Boatwise Marine Training Room 52A
4:30 pm Big game fishing for women Lindsay Withers, 1st Mate Room 52B
6:00 pm Planning your First Cruise DownEast or How I learned to Love the Fog Capt. Alan Foucault, Boatwise Marine Training Room 52A
Saturday, February 20, 2016
11:00 am Learn the Fundamentals of Safe Boating Capt. Roger Concannon Room 52A
11:00 am Moving up to a larger sailboat Paul & Millie Seeberg, NE Trailer Sales Room 52B
12:30 pm Required Safety Equipment for your Boat and How to use it Oscar Orringer, USCG Auxiliary Room 51
12:30 pm Big game fishing for women Lindsay Withers, 1st Mate Room 52B
12:30 pm Getting your USCG License - Why Get it & How to use it Capt. Rick Kilborn, Boatwise Marine Training Room 52A
2:00 pm Greenwich to Montauk: the Perfect Weekend Cruise Capt. Manny Perry, Boatwise Marine Training Room 52A
2:00 pm Quiz yourself on navigation rules Speaker: Capt. Dick Hosmer - New England Maritime Room 52B
3:30 pm End game tackle Speaker: Capt Shawn Tibbetts-F/V Miss Megan II Room 51
3:30 pm Cruising Buzzards Bay and Martha’s Vineyard Paul & Millie Seeberg, NE Trailer Sales Room 52A
3:30 pm Suddenly Singlehanded: What every 1st mate must know Capt. Joanne Corey Room 52B
5:00 pm Making a ” go, no go decision” Capt. Paul Melanson, Boatwise Marine Training Room 52B
5:00 pm VHF etiquette and digital selective calling Capt. Jay Deal Room 52B
Sunday, February 21, 2016
12:00 pm Lines and knots in boating. A “hands on” approach Oscar Orringer, USCG Auxiliary Room 51
12:00 pm Using the currents to save time and money Capt. Paul Melanson, Boatwise Marine Training Room 52A
12:00 pm Quiz yourself on navigation rules Speaker: Capt. Dick Hosmer - New England Maritime Room 52B
1:30 pm Cruising Buzzards Bay and Martha’s Vineyard Paul & Millie Seeberg, NE Trailer Sales Room 51
1:30 pm Ethanol and Marine gas engines: Be prepared for what is coming - E 15 Capt. Manny Perry, Boatwise Marine Training Room 52A
1:30 pm How to be a good fishing mate, for women Lindsay Withers, 1st Mate Room 52B
3:00 pm Processing and preserving fish Speaker: Capt Shawn Tibbetts-F/V Miss Megan II Room 51
3:00 pm Your USCG License: Original and Renewal - The USCG Process Capt. Rick Kilborn, Boatwise Marine Training Room 52A
3:00 pm Fundamentals of Safe Boating Capt. Roger Concannon Room 52B
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