Capt. Henry Marx Memorial Safety at Sea Course

January 24, 2020 - 08:00 amJanuary 24, 2020 - 04:00 pmFebruary 29, 2020, 8am - 4pm
The Mariners' Museum and Park
100 Museum Drive
Newport News, VA, VA 23606
United States 100 Museum Drive Newport News, VA 23606


  • Registration required.: $160.00

This could be the most important day of your boating life!

Join us for a day-long Safety at Sea Course designed and conducted by sailors and experts in their fields! The course provides both novice and experienced mariners alike with the information and skills required to sail the Chesapeake Bay or offshore, handle heavy weather, conduct rescue procedures and much more. The most comprehensive safety at sea program offered in the Hampton Roads area.

Safety at Sea is open to all cruising and racing skippers, crews & their families, recreational boaters, as well as commercial mariners.

Early Bird Registration Special through January 31, 2020: $140. Beginning February 1, 2020: $160

Mariners' Museum Members receive a $15 discount off the registration fee.

The fee covers lectures, demonstrations, course materials, U.S. Sailing Offshore Safety at Sea Certification, lunch, and a copy of the book, Safety at Sea: A Guide to Safety Under Sail and Personal Survival (retail value $25.95).