Captain Madison Olson was born in Key West, Florida to a family of adventurers who fostered in her a love for the ocean and a need for exploration. At 29 years old she has been sailing professionally for the last ten years on vessels ranging from 10 to 55 meters. Olson spent her childhood on […]
Category: Pro Seminar
Commanding Officer NMC, Capt. Bradley Clare Discusses Mariner Credentialing with the PCA
Join the PCA on February 9, 2022 at 6:30 pm EST as we welcome NMC Commanding Officer Capt. Bradley Clare to discuss mariner credentialing. Submit your questions for Capt. Clare and join us for this exciting opportunity!
The Future is Hybrid: How to get your Captain’s License in a Post-Covid Era
On January 5, 2022 at 6:30 pm,Â we will continue or Pro Seminar Series with Captain Kent Dresser who will discuss how to get your Captain’s License in an era of hybrid instruction. Bring your questions for Kent and join us for the first seminar of 2022!
Livin’ on the edge – Dock Safety and Emergency Management Basics for the Maritime Professional
On Dec 8 at 6:30 pm,Â we will continue or Pro Seminar Series to bring you a deep dive into a topic of interest to small boat professional captains.Â Join us for the last seminar of 2021!
Seamanship andÂ Navigation Then and Now: Techniques, Pitfalls & Lessons Learned Pre- andÂ Post-GPS
This one-hour presentation on Ocotber 27th at 6:30pm will be a fun and educational seminar describing the root causeÂ of mistakes made through lack of proper insight or full situational awareness, that still can catch mariners off guard, even with high tech instruments.
Navigating the â€śPerilsâ€ť: An Introduction into the World of Marine Insurance
This one-hour presentation on May 26th at 7pm will cover the unique history, structure, and current landscape of the marine insurance market
Rules for a Busy Bay
Recorded April 28 – This seminar is for recreational boaters and professional captains alike to remind ourselves about the Rules of the Road to keep us all safe out there.
The Anatomy of a Bad Decision: Risk Management
Recorded March 31 – We kicked off our seminar series with a dive into Risk Management with tools to avoid accident and be more safe.