You have always wanted to know how to dock a boat? These techniques, as well as all other techniques are included in this interactive "Boat Docking Simulation" course.

All maneuvering techniques can be viewed step by step by means of interactive films or in the simulator, where you can try it under different conditions, like prop walk, wind, leeway, advance and more.

For example, various possible docking techniques are presented and explained. In addition to the basics such as boat types, leeway, prop walk (wheel effect), also common rookie mistakes are presented and explained. This is perfectly suited for presentation purposes.

It also contains exercises that can be performed with the crew whilst on board.

Basics: Crew instruction, Language on board, Safety on board, boat types, Marinas, Berths,

Cruise Technique: Basics, The Prop Walk, Leeway and advance, Influence of wind, leading technique, Flow against the rudder blade, Lever effect, Turn on the spot, The bow thruster, Rookie mistakes.

Docking: Alongside, Alongside with bow thruster, thrusting into stern line,
Thrusting into Amidspring, Thrusting into Forespring,Med Mooring, berthing at piles, berthing at Finger jetties, Stern to pier.

Undocking: Preparations, Stern first with bow spring, Bow first with stern line, Alongside with bow thruster, Mooring Basics, Cast off from mooring systems, Cast off Amidspring, Cast off from piles, Cast off from Finger jetties.

Buoys: mooring at buoy, cast off at buoy, utilize prop walk, with the stern.

Anchoring: The basics, anchoring maneuver, landfast, stern to pier.
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What's New

Simulator
• Bowthruster implemented
The bow thruster can be controlled with the mouse under Windows/MacOS
or with the keyboard (PgDown, Del).
• Cockpit has been revised
New larger steering wheel is used on request.
• Throttle
Control for gas can now be switched to the right via the Settings menu
• Framework
In the options you can now display or switch of the description
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Additional Information

Eligible for Family Library
Eligible if bought after 7/2/2016. Learn More
Updated
July 31, 2018
Size
31M
Installs
100+
Current Version
2.5.1
Requires Android
4.0 and up
Content Rating
Everyone
Permissions
Offered By
Blue-2 The Sailing Academy (Michael Menard)
Developer
Trauttmanssdorffgasse 34/10 1130 Wien Österreich
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