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Diesel Familiarization Class

$275 per person | 9:30am-4:00pm



*Please note that we need at least 2 students signed up to confirm a class. Private instruction is available, please call our office at 831-423-7245 to discuss options.

Format: 1 Day, 9:30am to 4:00pm with an hour lunch break. This class is very hands-on and is taught outside so please make sure to dress appropriately and bring sun protection.

Prerequisite: None


This class is intended to familiarize students with individual parts of a diesel engine and how they operate together as a system.  This includes troubleshooting,  engine starting problems, pre-start checks, and simple maintenance. We will be using a real running engine mounted on a training stand.  This is a hands-on class, safety equipment is provided.  A textbook is provided with the course.


**Please reserve your spot for this class by calling our office at 831-423-7245 or by completing the Diesel Familiarization class enrollment by clicking on the calendar icon located to the right side of this page. If you complete an online enrollment form, your card will be saved in our system but will not be charged for this class. Payment for this class will be collected on the day of your class by your instructor. We accept cash & card for this class. If you will be paying with cash, please bring exact change.



About Us

Pacific Sailing is an accredited American Sailing Association sailing school and yacht charter company with a fleet of 10 sailing yachts from 27-46 feet. We offer all levels of sailing instruction, Team Building Regattas, Skippered Charters, and Bareboat Charters.