Cadets took the practical and written examinations necessary to the attainment of the U.S. Sailing Small Boat Certification and the U.S. Sailing Counselor Certification. the U.S. Sailing Small Boat Certification enables cadets to rent sailboats at facilities around the world. The U.S. Sailing Counselor Certification, which is a stepping stone to the U.S. Sailing Level 1 Instructor, will enable cadets to assist Level 1 Instructors and to charge for their services.
Cadets from both St. Augustine Battalion and FDR Squadron will provided volunteer services to the St. Augustine Yacht club. The U.S. Naval Sea Cadet volunteers served in the capacity of Jr. Sailing Instructors for the duration of the 11 week Jr. sailing program.