This is an advanced navigation course for those who wish to take the Coastal Skipper or Yachtmaster Certificate. We assume that you are already qualified as a Day Skipper and although there is some time set aside for the revision of subjects covered in the elementary course you should arrive with a good understanding of the basics.
On this course you will cover more complex aspects of navigation at sea including how to work out secondary tidal heights, position fixing, navigation in restricted visibility, passage planning and the capabilities and limitations of electronic navigation aids.
Prerequisites: Knowledge as set out in the Day Skipper
Duration: 5 Days or 3 Weekends or Evening Classes
Price Includes: Course notes, tea & coffee
Price Excludes: Plotter/Dividers (£25) and additional books (min £10)

• The Magnetic compass
• Tides
• Advanced IRPCS, buoyage and lights
• Pilotage
• Electronic Navigation
• Meteorology (Weather)
• Navigation in Restricted Visibility
• Crew and Vessel Management
• The Marine Environment

Course Price: £350.00 per person