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Skipper, first mate


I would like to work as a professional mariner on yachts -sailboats preffered - as skipper, first mate, where I have responsibilities and can gain more experience.


1. ASA sailing instructor at Marina Sailing Charters, Marina del Rey / Redondo Beach, California.

2. California Sailing Cooperative, Marina Del Rey, CA for

4 years and I have been sailing as a skipper or as 1st mate on a 36’ sailboat.

3. 32’ Yorktown sailboat from San Diego to Acapulco,Mexico

4. 70' long-range trawler, custom-built pleasure yacht, from Los Angeles to Vancouver,BC and later from Seattle to Los Angeles.


High school, Budapest,Hungary - 1973

Maritime Institute,San Diego,California - 2001

CA Sailing Academy,Marina del Rey,California - 2006

ASA sailing courses(101,103,104,105) and instructor certifications(201,203,204,205)


USCG-OUPV license and I have completed the 100T upgrade for Mate Near Coastal license course as well but need more seatime for that.

ASA Sailing Instructor(Basic Keel Boat – 201,Coastal Cruising - 203, Bareboat Charter – 204 and Coastal Navigation – 205)

CPR/1st Aid training.

PADI Advanced Open Water and Rescue diver.


I have worked as skipper, mate, and held day and night watches. I am familiar with Furuno radar and ARPA, sonar, autopilot, GPS.

Position plotting on the chart every hour, engine room checks, logs and docking procedures.


Los Angeles, CA,
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