Open Classes

    • Webinars

      Thank You For Visiting the GLCCSchool

      Welcome to the GLCCSchool. In addtion to the webinars you see, here take a look at our Recordings and Future Classes for more great webinars.
    • Webinar

      LA00110-h: Cooking and Cruising on the Great Lakes

      Tuesday, November 29, 2022
      by Mark Gagyi
      Mark Gagyi, GLCC Port Captain and long time Great Lakes cruiser shares recipes and cooking tips to save your cruise from tin cans and packaged food. Of course the cooking is always fun, it has to be when it happens in a boat's galley!
    • Webinar

      WX00205-h: Weather Forecasting Apps

      Tuesday, December 6, 2022
      by Mark Thornton
      There are plenty of apps devoted to marine weather observations and forecasting. Let marine forecaster, Mark Thornton, help you to sort out the strengths and weaknesses of several popular marine weather apps.
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      CG00205-h: Cruising Grand Traverse Bay

      Thursday, December 8, 2022
      by Steve Wyckoff
      Grand Traverse Bay is one of the most beautiful regions of Michigan which is known for its lakeshores, cherry orchards, vineyards, and boating. Grand Traverse Bay is 32 miles long and 10 miles wide, with 132 miles of shoreline. It is divided into East and West Grand Traverse Bay by the Old Mission Peninsula. Not only will the scenery amaze you, but there is much to see and do as you cruise this area of Northwest Michigan. This webinar highlights anchorages, harbor towns and marinas available to cruisers.
    • Webinar

      MX00007-h: An Introduction to Marine Diesel Engines

      Tuesday, December 13, 2022
      by Jim Zima
      Are you the Captain? How about the First Mate? Regardless of the role you play we all know how important a smooth running engine is to our cruising adventures. But do you really understand that chunk of iron that powers your boat?
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      CG00301-h: Cruising Lake Huron

      Tuesday, January 10, 2023
      by Craig Murchison
      Lake Huron is blessed with many wonderful and interesting ports and small towns up and down both the Canadian and Michigan shorelines. The Lake Huron webinar will cover the ports and anchorages surrounding the main lake including the Straits of Mackinac, the east Michigan shore and the west Ontario shore. In this webinar Admiral Bayfield Award winner Craig Murchison will share his extensive cruising experiences throughout the Lake.
    • Webinar

      NA00100-h: Introduction to Marine Radar

      Wednesday, January 11, 2023
      by Larry Brandt
      Radar is an extremely useful tool, but do you know how to use it effectively? This webinar will help you discover your radar's full potential.
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      CG00401-h: Cruising Lake Erie

      Thursday, January 17, 2023
      by Mark Gagyi
      From major cities to quaint fishing ports, from island anchorages to first class marinas --- the 2nd largest concentration of boaters in North America already know about Lake Erie's charms. Do you?