United States Power Squadrons®

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People fall overboard, especially in rough weather and high seas.  Discover how to equip and maneuver your boat to retrieve someone in the water.  Essential for all boaters, this seminar teaches you what to do if you fall overboard, as well as how to retrieve someone else. The seminar includes a full color Student Guide for the seminar.

What's Included?
  • How to recover a crewmember who has fallen overboard
  • Vessel set-up and man overboard (MOB) equipment
  • Maneuvering to keep the rescuer close to the person in the water
  • Methods of recovering the person overboard

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