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.
OPTIONS One evening per week for 10 weeks or on-line.
FEE $399.00 + HST (includes all materials) - Classroom
FEE $260.00 + HST (includes all materials) - On-line at coastalnavigation.com
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 CYA Coastal Navigation Standard.
NEXT STEPS CYA Basic Cruising, CYA Basic Powerboat, CYA Intermediate Cruising, Celestial Navigation
SPECIAL OFFERS Take a look at our 'Wannabe Sailors' Package
SCHEDULE for 2013- Updated
as of April 2, 2013
7:00 - 9:30 p.m., over 10 weeks.
||January 23, 2013
||March 27, 2013
14 of 20 spaces open
||September 25, 2013
||November 27, 2013
20 of 20 spaces open
||January 15, 2014
||March 26, 2014
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