Premium Amel Course




Premium Amel Course
The Premium Amel Course is perfect for those people who are new to Amels. The course is taught aboard your Amel with as many members of the crew as desired. It is an intensive and complete course. Attendees of the Premium Amel Course receive an Amel Book (1 per client) with online updates and access to Yacht School Preferred Vendor Discounts on OEM parts and equivalents. 24/7 Support Subscriptions for 1-year, 2-year & 5-year are available. The course includes:
- Deck, Masts, Furlers, Winches, & Windlass
- Standing & Running Rigging, & Sails
- Electronic navigation and interconnectivity
- Electrical systems AC & DC
- Convenience systems (A/C, washer, etc.)
- Watermaker
- Main Engine
- Amel C Drive and propeller
- Generator
- Bow Thruster – Use and Maintenance
- Freshwater system
- Gray water and Blackwater systems
- Sails and sailing techniques
- Amel Downwind Poles & Ballooners
- Windlass & Anchor Techniques
- Refrigeration
- House Batteries and 24VDC system
- Steering, rudder, and Autopilot
- Passage making techniques
- Heads and plumbing
- Spare parts management
- And Much More
Extra Days and Special subjects are available 
See the Premium Amel Course Training Outline Below

The Amel Premium Course includes setting all sails and all poles, as well as close-quarter maneuvering in reverse.



Yacht School Premium Course for New Owners

 

Yacht School Premium Course for New Owners - Includes Bill Rouse aboard for Training, the 400-page Amel Book with lifetime updates, and Amel owner’s manuals.

$3,500

Notes 1,2

    Add 1-year Unlimited 24/7 Support with Zoom

+ $600

    Add 1-year 24/7 Support (2nd year of support)

+ $350

    Add 2-year subscription to the Online Amel Book

+ $250

Premium Course Bundled with all above - Recommended & save $800

$3,900

1Plus shipping cost of Amel Book 2Plus Travel Expenses 

 Premium Amel Course by Bill Rouse

Premium Amel Course 

400-page Amel Book by Bill Rouse

Included

Online updates to your Amel Book

Included

Preferred Vendor Discounts on OEM and replacement parts for as long as you own your Amel.

Included

Part 1 Deck

 

Windlass, Chain, Anchor Counter, Controls

Operation & Maintenance

Bow Locker

Operation & Maintenance

Hawse Pipe

Operation & Maintenance

Genoa & Possibly Staysail Furler

Operation & Maintenance

Genoa Furler Swivel

Operation & Maintenance

Bamar Genoa & Staysail Furlers A- 54

Operation & Maintenance

Setting Downwind Poles SM, 54, 55

Operation & Maintenance

Standing Rigging

Operation & Maintenance

Running Rigging

Operation & Maintenance

Mainsheet Traveler

Operation & Maintenance

Outhaul Car Rigging

Operation & Maintenance

Outhaul Service (Gearbox)

Operation & Maintenance

Outhaul & Furling Motor

Operation & Maintenance

Genoa Car Rail

Operation & Maintenance

Jib Car Pulley SM

Operation & Maintenance

Masts

Operation & Maintenance

Booms and Preventers

Operation & Maintenance

Boom Bungee

Operation & Maintenance

Mast Climbing

Operation & Maintenance

Miscellaneous Deck

Operation & Maintenance

Main & Mizzen Manual Furling SN, SM, 54

Operation & Maintenance

Hatches & Ports SM & 54

Operation & Maintenance

Dinghy – Lifting, Outboard Lifting

Operation & Maintenance

Aft Bumper(s)

Operation & Maintenance

Fuel, Water, Waste Cap Styles, Pump Out, and Black Water Valve

Operation & Maintenance

Keel Ballast – Cast Iron & Epoxy

Operation & Maintenance

Part 2 Electronics & Electrical

 

Shore Power Connections

Operation & Maintenance

Navigation Equipment (each device)

Operation & Maintenance

Capacitor - Checking

Operation & Maintenance

Brush Replacement DC Motors

Operation & Maintenance

Bulbs – LED conversion & Plugs Receptacles

Operation & Maintenance

B&G Hydra Speed, Wind, & Depth

Operation & Maintenance

Electronics Flowchart Amel 54

Operation & Maintenance

GPS Failure Amel 54 Workaround

Operation & Maintenance

Electronic NMEA Data Sharing SM 54 55

Operation & Maintenance

Planning for New Navigation Electronics

Operation & Maintenance

Alarm Security System

Operation & Maintenance

Converters 24VDC to 12VDC

Operation & Maintenance

SSB Grounding & Bonding

Operation & Maintenance

VHF Radio & AIS

Operation & Maintenance

Inverters 24VDC to 220VAC 50htz

Operation & Maintenance

Battery Compartment & Jump Starting

Operation & Maintenance

Battery Monitor

Operation & Maintenance

Battery Replacement

Operation & Maintenance

Battery Testing and Temperature

Operation & Maintenance

Galvanic Isolator

Operation & Maintenance

Battery Chargers

Operation & Maintenance

Bonding Check

Operation & Maintenance

Agua Signal Fixtures

Operation & Maintenance

Solar Power Wiring

Operation & Maintenance

Wire Splicing & Connections & Rope Finishing

Operation & Maintenance

Lithium/LiFePO4 Conversion SM & 54

Operation & Maintenance

Part 3 Mechanical

 

Bow Thrusters SN, SM, Amel 54 & Amel 55

Operation & Maintenance

Struts, Gas for Engine Room Hatch

Operation & Maintenance

Air Conditioning - Climma

Operation & Maintenance

Dessalator Water Maker

Operation & Maintenance

Diesel Fuel Quality & Pre-Filtering

Operation & Maintenance

Main Engine & Generator

Operation & Maintenance

Isolated Ground (12VDC Negative)

Operation & Maintenance

Exhaust

Operation & Maintenance

Yanmar Most Common Service

Operation & Maintenance

Vetus Coupling Replace SM

Operation & Maintenance

Transmission Oil Cooler – Service & Clean

Operation & Maintenance

Volvo Most Common Service

Operation & Maintenance

Onan Most Common Service

Operation & Maintenance

Fridge & Freezers Frigoboat

Operation & Maintenance

Clothes Washer SM2k Remove & Service

Operation & Maintenance

Clothes Washer/Dryer 54 Remove & Service

Operation & Maintenance

Stove ENO & Dishwasher Remove & Service

Operation & Maintenance

C-Drive – Detail and Service

Operation & Maintenance

AutoProp

Operation & Maintenance

Shaft Brake

Operation & Maintenance

Replacing the Rack Gears/Cables SN SM 54

Operation & Maintenance

Engine Room Pumps and servicing

Operation & Maintenance

Gray Water Sump and servicing

Operation & Maintenance

Saltwater Damage and mitigation

Operation & Maintenance

Sea Chest, operation and connections

Operation & Maintenance

Part 4 Plumbing

 

Head – Toilets

Operation & Maintenance

-Macerator Pump

Operation & Maintenance

-Freshwater Flush for SM & 54 Solenoid

Operation & Maintenance

-Discharge lines Replacing

Operation & Maintenance

-Shower Valve Repair - GROHE

Operation & Maintenance

-Ball Valves Replacing

Operation & Maintenance

-Saltwater Supply Pump (SM)

Operation & Maintenance

Fresh Water Pump

Operation & Maintenance

Fresh Water Tanks

Operation & Maintenance

Anchor Wash Pump

Operation & Maintenance

Gray Water Sump and “Bilge” Pump

Operation & Maintenance

Bonding Strap - Cast Iron Ballast & Keel Bolts

Operation & Maintenance

Water Heater System and Accumulator

Operation & Maintenance

Sea Chest

Operation & Maintenance

Saltwater Manifold & high Water Alarm

Operation & Maintenance

Gas for Cooking (Gaz & Propane)

Operation & Maintenance

Pumps OEM to MARCO Replacements

Operation & Maintenance

Part 5 Miscellaneous

 

Haulout and Maintenance 2-Year

Explanation w/Amel Book

Ordering Parts from Amel

Explanation w/Amel Book

Hard Storage Preparations

Explanation w/Amel Book

Lubricants & Oxidation Treatments

Explanation w/Amel Book

Maintenance Schedule SM 54

Explanation w/Amel Book

Spare Parts

Explanation w/Amel Book

Basic Tools for a SM, 54 or 55

Explanation w/Amel Book

Part 6 Sailing, Motoring, Motor Sailing, Anchoring, Docking

 

Customized Portion based on client needs

 

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