Safety at Sea Courses

Safety at Sea Resources

Helpful resources to aid in your Safety at Sea education

Safety Reports

Independent reviews done by the Safety at Sea Committee

Safety at Sea: A Guide to Safety Under Sail and Personal Survival book

This 220-page book was written to accompany US Sailing’s Safety at Sea course, which shares best practices with both aspiring and experienced offshore sailors.  The book is 25.95 and can be ordered through our online store.

Helmet Use

Information on helmet usage in competitive and recreational sailing


Good seamanship is crucial to staying safe on the water

Traveling with your Life Jacket

TSA guidelines for traveling with a personal flotation device