Boat Handling & Navigation
Pre Purchase Consulting
Passion Turned Into Profession…
I love being on the water both power boating and sailing and enjoy bringing that experience to others via YouTube and other channels!
Boat Consultant | Marine Surveyor | Experienced Captain| Online Influencer
With a passion for power and sail vessels and a wealth of knowledge in the marine industry, Captain Dustin Norlund offers expert consultation and guidance to boat owners, enthusiasts, and those looking to buy or sell boats. Additionally, he runs popular YouTube and TikTok channels where he shares DIY (Do It Yourself) boat maintenance tips, real-world boat navigation and handling advice, and destination guidance for fellow boating enthusiasts.
With over 20 years of experience and a diverse background in engineering, naval architecture, luxury boat manufacturing, and marine surveying, Captain Dustin brings a unique blend of skills and expertise to his clients. His engaging online content showcases his love for boats and his dedication to helping the boating community make the most of their marine experiences.
Education and Certifications:
- Mechanical Engineering Degree
- Transport Canada SVOP License
- USCG 50 Ton Master Certification
- ABYC Certified Standards Advisor
- IIMS Marine Surveyor Certification
- FCC Radio Operator Certification
- EPA Refrigerant Recovery Certification
Throughout his career, Captain Dustin has sailed extensive distances, captained power and sail vessels through the Panama Canal and the Welland Canal, and built an airplane from scratch. These experiences have honed his understanding of vessel performance, mechanics, and safety, allowing him to provide valuable insights and recommendations to his clients.
Having worked for Rossiter Boats, Captain Dustin has a deep understanding of luxury boat manufacturing, quality craftsmanship, and design details. His expertise ensures that clients receive the highest standard of service and advice when it comes to power and sail vessels.
In addition to his boat-related qualifications, Captain Dustin holds an FAA Pilot’s License and an FAA Airframe and Powerplant License, demonstrating his commitment to excellence and attention to detail.
Captain Dustin’s approach to consulting is centered around delivering personalized solutions tailored to the unique needs of each client. Whether you’re seeking assistance with boat maintenance, purchasing a new or used power or sail vessel, navigating regulatory requirements, or looking for valuable insights through his online platforms, Captain Dustin’s comprehensive knowledge and practical experience will guide you every step of the way.
By leveraging his vast expertise, including his engineering background, marine surveying certification, and extensive hands-on experience, Captain Dustin is dedicated to helping boat owners and enthusiasts make informed decisions, optimize their boating experiences, and ensure the utmost safety and satisfaction.
Contact Captain Dustin Norlund today to benefit from his unrivaled expertise and passion for all things power and sail vessels, as well as his engaging online content that makes the boating journey an enjoyable and informative one.