Basic Coastal Navigation Online Edition

Can’t attend our classroom Basic Coastal Navigation course? No problem. You can take the course via the Internet.

As with our classroom course, the on-line edition fully prepares you for writing the Sail Canada exam and achieving the Sail Canada Basic Coastal Navigation Standard.

You will have the opportunity to apply the theory with many practical exercises that show you how to determine your position on a nautical chart and how to safely reach your intended destination. You will also learn how to take drift and leeway into account and how to use tide and current tables.


FEE: $170.00 + HST (includes all learning materials but not exam) Register Today!

OBJECTIVE: To be able to demonstrate the navigational theory required to safely navigate a sailing cruiser in coastal or inland waters. The concepts are practically introduced in the Intermediate standard and practically tested in the Advanced standard. The standard is recommended to be completed prior to the Intermediate standard.

CERTIFICATION AWARDED: Sail Canada Basic Coastal Navigation Standard.

NEXT STEPS: Sail Canada Basic Cruising, Sail Canada Basic Powerboat, Sail Canada Intermediate Cruising, Sail Canada Intermediate Coastal NavigationCelestial Navigation

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