Platform: iPhone & iPad
Author: RYKLIN SOFTWARE INC.
This is a comprehensive study guide and exam application for sailors. It is loaded with almost 500 questions every sailor MUST know! Not only will this app help you prepare for the American Sailing Association Exams, it will keep you safer and more comfortable on the water! Questions are divided into three categories of skill: beginner, intermediate, and advanced. The beginner section covers basic sailing questions typical of the American Sailing Association standard (ASA 101). The intermediate section covers information needed for basic coastal cruising aboard larger vessels 20' or greater in length. These questions help prepare sailors for the ASA 103 Basic Coastal Cruising Exam. This section covers more advanced sailing information including weather and navigation off shore, such as aids to navigation. The advanced section covers information for bare boat chartering, including living aboard a boat and understanding a cruising yacht's engine, galley, and other mechanical equipment. These questions help prepare sailors for the ASA 104 Bare Boat Chartering exam.
There is also a fourth section entitled additional skills which include important information about wind scales and hand signals. List of features: Almost 500 questions organized across three skill levels and 15 categories: Main Categories: 1. Boat Anatomy 2. Sailing Terminology 3. Rules and Aids to Navigation 4. Safety Procedures 5. Navigation and Weather 6. Seamanship 7. Emergencies 8. Boat Systems 9. Boat Orientation, Planning, and Living Afloat Also features: 10. The Beaufort Wind Scale, 11. Hand Signals Even includes Code Signals. Standards: Basic Keelboat Sailing Basic Coastal Cruising Bareboat Chartering USCG Navigation Rules Compatible with iOS 5.1
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