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The many and varied activities of Ship 207 help Sea Scouts learn and enjoy using skills in the following areas:
   Safe Boating course
   Sailing and cruising skills
   Marlinspike seamanship -- use of lines, knots and splicing
   Piloting -- learning the aids to navigation, reading charts
   "Rules of the Road"
   Small boat handling
   Radio -- qualify for marine radiotelephone operator license
   Boat maintenance
   Engines -- inboard and outboard
   Maritime careers
   Identification and parts of boats
   Teaching and commanding a crew under sail
   Ground Tackle -- anchoring, proper use of anchors
   Galley -- preparing food on-board
   Planning and making provisions for a long cruise
   Safety drills -- fire, man overboard, etc.
   Sea history
   First Aid
   Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

    . . . and more!