• Course ID: N110
  • Discipline: Navigation
  • Level: Basic Navigation

We will run one on 2 Saturdays, Feb 3+17th 2024, this course provides an introduction and an insight into basic navigation.

Accreditation RYA Essential Navigation and Seamanship
Price €210 plus postage Includes RYA pack, plotter, dividers + Training almanac.
Length of Course 2 days Sat Feb 3rd and Sat Feb 17th 2024
Objective You will understand basic coastal navigation in a way that you can navigate in practice on a small sailing boat or powerboat. A great foundation for the full Day Skipper 16 class navigation course.
Location East Ferry Marina , Cobh P24D681
Equipment Included The RYA course pack: the essential navigation and seamanship book, exercises booklet, 2 practice charts, a plotter, a dividers and the Training Almanac book.
What to bring A4 Notebook, pens, 2B pencils, eraser, sharpener.
Meals Bring a packed lunch and drinks. Tea/Coffee available on site.
Syllabus Charts and Publications, Safety, Engine checks, Buoyage, Tidal awareness, Visual and electronic navigation, Pilotage, Rules of the road, Anchoring, Weather forecasts, Passage planning
Pre Course Read the joining instructions e-mailed. Watch the pre-course video, study course notes provided by SailCork office and answer the questions on line in advance of course.
Pre Course Advice Watch the video. Look through your pack. Answer the questions.
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