You can contact LEARNZ, part of CORE Education, at:
PO Box 13 678,
Navigation, communications, support 1st Mate in running the voyage programme, document editor and head draughtsman.
Worked as an architect for many years, then trained as a youth worker and sailor.
Working with young people.
Getting up really early.
During a beach clean I dug a tractor tyre out of the sand with a paua shell!
I once missed part of a message from Harbour Control and we ended up having to avoid a cargo ship while trying to pass under the Auckland Harbour Bridge. Lesson: listen to the whole sentence, not just the start.
SCO (Skipper Coastal and Offshore), BArch (Bachelor of Architecture), DipYW (Diploma of Youth Work).
Reading, old movies, napping, woodwork, ropework, NZSL (sign language).
Ben is the 2nd Mate on the Spirit of New Zealand. Image Spirit of Adventure Trust.