The Confident Cruiser Seminar Series is your passport to safer boating and more fun on the water! Take advantage of this special educational seminar series designed to enhance your skills and confidence in all facets of boating—perfect for the whole family.
This year’s large selection of courses covers essential topics for all boating experience levels including but not limited to Safety at Sea, Financing Your Boat, Marine Weather Forecasting, Anchoring, The Great Loop, Live aboard Life, Cruising for Couples, and many more! SEE BELOW FOR DAILY SCHEDULE.
Led by an all-star field of presenters including Behan & Jamie Gifford of SailingTotem.com, former Cruising World Editor-in-Chief Mark Pillsbury, world renowned yachtsman David H. Lyman, AGLCA’s Kim Russo, and others, the Confident Cruiser Seminar Series is a rare opportunity to learn from the experts themselves in an intimate small-group setting.
Dates: Thursday, September 14 to Saturday, September 16, 2023
Locations of Seminar:
* Newport Marriott (classroom seminars) – 5 minute walk from Show Site
Pricing – 2023 Confident Cruiser Seminar Series Seminar Series Prices:
One-day pass includes one admission ticket to the Newport International Boat Show, access to all seminars, workshops, and networking sessions scheduled during one single day of the event.
Two-day pass includes two admission tickets to the Newport International Boat Show, access to all seminars, workshops, and networking sessions scheduled within the two days of the event.
The Confident Cruiser Seminar Series covers an array of maritime topics pertinent to individuals of diverse backgrounds and on-water experience. Our curriculum has been carefully curated to equip boaters with the necessary skills and knowledge to confidently and safely embark on their own cruising adventures, ensuring comfort and enjoyment at sea, both at anchor and underway.
*Times and dates are subject to change. Speaker details to be added.