Anchoring &
Mediterranean mooring

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This is a free course on anchoring techniques featuring anchor types, seabeds, trip lines, the use of the second anchor and of course the Mediterranean mooring manoeuvre.

It is vitally important to have expert anchoring skills:

Chapter 1  -  Seabed
Chapter 2  -  Anchors - types and anchor parts
Chapter 3  -  Anchoring techniques
Chapter 4  -  Second anchor
Chapter 5  -  Mediterranean mooring and anchoring techniques
Chapter 6  -  Anchoring tips, guidelines & glossary.


Anchor origin

The Greek word for anchor is agkura  ἄγκυρα, which is actually a loanword from Nautical Latin ancora.
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