Maritime Law

Protect yourself with the "Confident Captain Skill Builder" maritime law course held in Newport, RI. Noted Admiralty Attorney John Fulweiler will guide the class through the essential and maritime law topics that every small craft Professional Mariner should know.


  • Salvage Law
  • Boat Yard contracts
  • Jones Act
  • Yacht Racing
  • Fair crew wages
  • Vessel collisions
  • Litigation and admiralty jurisdiction
  • And much more!

The maritime law course is available at the "Skill Builder Basic" level or "Skill Builder PRO" level.*

  • The Skill Builder Basic course is a one-night course.
  • The Skill Builder PRO course is a two-night course.

*There are no prerequisites for entry into the one-night "Skill Builder Basic" level course. For entry into the "Skill Builder PRO" level course, you are required to have attended night 1.

Note: This course provides general information about the maritime law. It is designed to expose you to broad maritime legal concepts. Under no circumstances is it a substitute for the legal counsel of an experienced maritime attorney.

Please contact us to arrange your private session.

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