ESSENTIAL NAVIGATION

£195.00

A basic introduction to navigation and safety for anyone new to boating.

Description

No previous knowledge is required, by the end of the course you will have acquired a basic knowledge of navigation and safety.

A basic introduction to navigation and safety for anyone new to boating: sailors, power boaters, sea anglers, divers and boat masters. Also useful for experienced dinghy and keelboat sailors and inshore racers.

Each participant will receive a pack with chart, plotter, dividers, course handbook, exercises and access to a training electronic chart plotter.

Course content:

Charts and publications, safety, buoyage, tides, navigation, pilotage, rules of the road, anchoring, weather forecasts and passage planning.

What is included: RYA student pack with shore based notes, handy plotter, exercise course info and training charts.

Duration: 16 hours. In the winter we offer the course delivery in two weekends of 8 hours each.

Course dates 2021

February 20/21 & 27/28

March 13/14

April  24/25