RYA Essential Navigation and Seamanship online course evenings
Course ID: N110
Level: Basic Navigation
Course provides an introduction and an insight into basic navigation . Recommended to complete beginners as a short introduction to the sport or those who wish to have a basic foundation before embarking on a full navigation course.
RYA Essential Navigation and Seamanship
210 Includes RYA pack, plotter ,dividers + Training almanac. All posted to you.
Length of Course
4 evenings online plus study time
You will understand basic coastal navigation in a way that you can navigate in practice on a small sailing boat or powerboat.
The RYA course pack: Essential navigation and seamanship book, a plotter and exercise book.
What to bring
TAN ( Training almanac) available to buy when you book online or call to buy. A4 Notebook, pens, 2B pencils, eraser, sharpener. A laptop or desktop computer (Windows, Apple or Chromebook), with a broadband connection suitable for Zoom sessions. You will need to install the Zoom app on your computer with audio and video facilities. Note that using a tablet or phone will not meet the requirements of the course due to limitations of screen size.
Charts and Publications Safety Engine checks Buoyage Tidal awareness Visual and electronic navigation Pilotage Rules of the road Anchoring Weather forecasts Passage planning