Instructor/Assessors can optionally give students endorsements as the student progresses. These are called Broad Skills Endorsements. They communicate various strengths demonstrated by the student throughout their journey toward competenceThese are ONLY the 4 listed below. These are designed to give specific milestones to a student’s growth, training, and certification. 

Basic Sailing Skills and Catamaran Endorsements have mandatory rubrics

Basic Skippering Skills and Near Coastal are at the discretion of the Instructor/Assessor to  award

Basic Sailing Skills Endorsement 


Basic Skippering Skills Endorsement


Near Coastal Endorsement


Catamaran Endorsement

Specific Skills endorsements can be found here: