You will learn advanced coastal navigation principles to enable you to know, at all times, where you are. The vessel's position can be determined by using landmarks and aids to navigation - allowing for current, leeway, tides and tidal currents.
Become familiar with charts; the compass; steering and timing a course; tides and tidal currents; effects of current and leeway; methods of determining position; Running Fixes; aids to navigation; electronic navigational aids, and the sextant.
Recommended previous course:
$140.00 – member
$177.00 – non-member
$85.00 – 2nd
family member - member
$122.00 – 2nd
family member - non-member
Includes Student Notes; Homework Folder; Advanced Piloting Training Chart, Chart No. 1; D.O.T. Tides in Canadian Waters.
A minimum of four students are required.
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St. Patrick’s High School
2525 Alta Vista Drive, Ottawa
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