essential navigation and seamanship (online) - rya
DURATION: 2 days
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS: None, this course is suitable for beginners
ABILITY AT COURSE END: A basic awareness and understanding of navigation and safet
PLACES PER COURSE: 12
MINIMUM AGE: 16
COURSE DESCRIPTION: The first step in the cruising scheme theory pathway. This excellent course gives a basic introduction to essential navigation and safety for anyone new to boating; Sailors, power-boaters, sea anglers, divers, boat-masters, experienced dinghy and keelboat sailors, as well as inshore racers.
The course content includes charts and publications, safety, buoyage, tidal awareness, basic navigation and pilotage, rules of the road, electronic navigation, anchoring, weather forecasts, passage planning.
This is an online course; you will receive a course pack which includes a chart, plotter, dividers, course handbook, exercises and an electronic chart plotter CD which can either be collected or sent out by post.
All you need is a computer with an internet connection.
If you are booking online we will send you an email with your login details shortly. If you do not receive these within 24 hours then please contact with us. (Excluding weekends October – March)
FULL PRICE: £145.00*
deposit to pay today: £50.00
*Balance due prior to course start date
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