Jim Olmes
MIYC Safety & Training Officer

Courses on Safe Boating

The US Coast Guard Auxiliary and the Marco Island Sail and Power Squadron offer a number of excellent courses and seminars which are open to the public. Marco Island Yacht Club subsidizes the basic safety courses for our Full and Associate Members. 
  • Boating Skills and Seamanship (US Coast Guard Auxiliary)
  • America's Boating Course (Power Squadron)
We'll publish dates and details of upcoming classes as soon as the new schedules are available.

Vessel Inspections

Courtesy vessel inspections are provided by the Power Squadron and the Coast Guard Auxiliary. They cover US Coast Guard required safety equipment and award decals for successful inspections. Contact Rudy Laandward of the Power Squadron (239) 389-4444 or John Moyer of the Auxiliary (239) 248-7078 to schedule an inspection.

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